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Work on India’s planned Venus mission is under way, says ISRO chairperson

May 05, 2022 4:19 am

The conference, which was live streamed, included presentations on the themes of Sun and Venus connection, Venusian atmospheric and surface studies and sessions on opportunities for user community as well as the scientific context and possibilities.

Everyday Science: What are ISRO's launch vehicles, and how are satellites placed into space?

February 23, 2022 12:33 pm

Satellites, or payloads as they are often called, sit inside the rocket, and are ejected once they reach near their intended orbit in space. Most satellites have small propulsion systems and carry small amounts of fuel, because they encounter very little drag, or force, in outer space.

India, UK explore cooperation in outer space domain

December 13, 2021 10:33 pm

The two sides exchanged views over it under the framework of India-UK Space Consultations.

Explained: What are the takeaways from GSLV-F10 failure?

August 18, 2021 8:54 am

ISRO EOS-3 launch: The launch would have marked India’s return to normal spaceflight, but has failed. How important is the rocket, and how far will its failure impact the upcoming missions Gaganyaan, Chandrayaan-3 and NISAR?

Explained: What to watch in launch of EOS-03 today

August 12, 2021 9:48 am

Though work on the big ticket projects like the human spaceflight mission has continued in the background, the pandemic has upset the schedule of the launches, pushing back many keenly-awaited missions.

ISRO conspiracy case: Kerala HC grants interim protection from arrest to two ex-Kerala Police officers

July 26, 2021 4:07 pm

Justice Ashok Menon gave the relief to the two officers after CBI sought adjournment till next week in the joint anticipatory bail plea moved by S Vijayan and Thampi S Durga Dutt, a lawyer associated with the case said.

ISRO launches PSLV-C51 carrying Brazil's Amazonia-1 and 18 other satellites

February 28, 2021 11:27 am

PSLV-C51 rocket, which is the 53rd mission of PSLV (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle), launched Amazonia-1 of Brazil as primary satellite and 18 co-passenger payloads from the first launchpad of the Sriharikota spaceport in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh.

PM congratulates ISRO, space industry for successful launch of PSLV-C49

November 07, 2020 7:21 pm

The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C49/EOS-01) blasted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh at 3.12 pm at the end of a 26-hour countdown.

Explained: EOS-01, India's latest earth observation satellite that was launched today

November 12, 2020 9:30 am

EOS-01 is nothing but another Radar Imaging Satellite (RISAT) that will work together with RISAT-2B and RISAT-2BR1 launched last year.

ISRO-SAC job application deadline extended; salary up to Rs 2.08 lakh

April 13, 2020 11:52 am

The candidates can apply for various posts in ISRO SAC till May 1. The selected candidates will get a salary upto Rs 2.08 lakh


ISRO launches India's fifth navigation satellite IRNSS-1E

January 20, 2016 5:57 am

Sriharikota, Jan 20 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Wednesday successfully launched India's fifth navigation satellite, IRNSS-1E. ISRO's proven workhorse PSLV-C31 is set to put the satellite in the sub-geosynchronous orbit in its 33rd flight from the nation's spaceport at Sriharikota. The Indian Regional Navigation Satellite system, IRNSS, consists of seven satellites and will provide real-time data on the position of objects to aid road, air and maritime traffic apart from providing mapping and tracking services.