Follow Us:
Thursday, January 23, 2020



Lady Gaganaut

January 24, 2020 12:03 am

India’s human spaceflight programme will be trailblazed by an anthropomorphic robot powered by artificial intelligence.

Meet Vyommitra: ISRO's half-humanoid will go to space before astronauts

January 23, 2020 8:42 am

Introducing itself to the audience, Vyommitra (vyoma-space, mitra-friend) said: “Hello everyone. I am Vyommitra, the prototype of the half-humanoid, made for the first unmanned Gaganyaan mission.”

Meet Vyomamitra, the robot ISRO is sending to space

January 22, 2020 10:22 pm

Vyomamitra will go to space before astronauts are sent out as part of Gaganyaan, India's maiden human spaceflight mission.

ISRO's manned mission to Moon will happen, but not right now: K Sivan

January 22, 2020 1:28 pm

While talking about Gaganyaan and Chandrayaan-3, ISRO Chief K Sivan said that the Indian space agency will look at the manned moon mission but someday in future not right now.

ISRO successfully completes three orbit raising manoeuvres of GSAT-30

January 21, 2020 12:39 pm

The ISRO said it has successfully completed the three orbit-raising manoeuvres of communication satellite GSAT-30 which placed the satellite in an orbit close to its operational orbit.

ISRO's GSAT-30 satellite successfully launched aboard Ariane rocket

January 17, 2020 9:35 am

Blasting off from the Ariane Launch Complex in Kourou, a French territory located in northeastern coast of South America at 2:35 am IST, European space consortium Arianespace's Ariane 5 vehicle injected GSAT-30 into the orbit in a flawless flight lasting about 38 minutes.

Food in space: From ISRO’s Gaganyaan mission to NASA, what astronauts eat

January 09, 2020 6:21 pm

The Defence Food Research Laboratory, a Mysuru-based lab under DRDO, has prepared the packaged food items for the Gaganyaan mission. Here's how astronauts eat in space, how space food is prepared and more.

Chandrayaan-2: Vikram lander spun out of control midway to landing site, ISRO could only watch

January 08, 2020 7:02 am

With the communication system on the failed lander supplying data on its performance right up to 400 metres before crashing on the surface of the moon, ISRO is now confident that the errors that occurred will be corrected during Chandrayaan-3, which has been cleared for launch in 14-16 months.

Mission Gaganyaan: From idli to egg rolls, here's the food that astronauts will get

January 07, 2020 5:30 pm

Mission Gaganyaan from ISRO: The menu for the astronauts includes egg rolls, veg rolls, idli, moong dal halwa and veg pulao. The ministry has also arranged special containers for water and juices.

Xiaomi and ISRO in advanced talks to launch NavIC supported phones in India: What this means

January 03, 2020 4:41 pm

Qualcomm has announced that its chip is going to have NavIC and they are releasing it. Now, Xiaomi is in agreement to have it. Xiaomi may launch its mobile phones with NavIC chipsets.


2020 will be the year of Chandrayaan-3 and Gaganyaan: Everything to know

January 02, 2020 7:31 pm

ISRO is working on both the Chandrayaan-3 and Gaganyaan in 2020. However, the launch of Chandrayaan-3 might be pushed back to 2021.

Hiring in ISRO: Apply to get Rs 45,000 per month

September 06, 2019 3:42 pm

A total of 86 vacancies are available for the posts of Human Space Flight Center (HSFC). To be eligible for the job, candidates will have to appear for a written test followed by skill test

Chandrayaan-2: All the images clicked by ISRO's second lunar mission in its journey so far

September 06, 2019 6:03 pm

Here are all pictures clicked by ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 mission in its journey so far.

ISRO's Chandrayaan-2: All photos sent by India's second lunar mission so far

August 23, 2019 5:04 pm

The first image of the Moon taken by Chandrayaan-2 was released by Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday. Here are all the images taken by India's second lunar mission so far.

Countdown for Chandrayaan-2 begins in Sriharikota

July 14, 2019 1:37 pm

With Chandrayaan-2, India will become only the fourth country to land a spacecraft on moon. So far, all landings, human as well as non-human, have been in areas close to the equator of the moon.

In Pics: ISRO's GSAT-6A communication satellite launched on Thursday

March 30, 2018 7:27 am

ISRO on Friday will launch GSAT-6A, a high power S-band communication satellite. The satellite with a life span of around 10 years will be put into orbit by the Indian rocket, GSLV-F08.

ISRO RLV launch: Check out India's first reusable space shuttle

May 24, 2016 1:24 pm

ISRO's RLV -TD is the first step in an Indian effort to develop a 'Two Stage To Orbit' fully reusable vehicle. Check out the pictures.

India successfully launches IRNSS-1G navigation satellite: Here's what it means

April 28, 2016 3:09 pm

Named the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS), it consists of a constellation of seven satellites of which six have already been put into orbit.

First pictures of Mars taken by Mars Orbiter

September 25, 2014 4:52 pm

A team of ISRO scientists presented the first pictures from Mangalyaan.