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Explained: What is ISRO’s ‘POEM’ platform?

June 30, 2022 9:36 pm

Besides placing three Singaporean satellites in precise orbit, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday also achieved the feat of successfully launching the PSLV Orbital Experimental Module or ‘POEM’.

ISRO to launch 2022's first mission on Monday

February 12, 2022 10:49 pm

The PSLV-C52/EOS-04 mission has been delayed twice already due to the pandemic. Initially planned for the third quarter of the 2021, the launch got pushed to the fourth quarter and finally to early 2022.

ISRO successfully launches imaging satellite CARTOSAT-3, US nano satellites

November 27, 2019 12:13 pm

The CARTOSAT-3, weighing 1,625 kg, would address increased user's demands for large scale urban planning, rural resource and infrastructure development, coastal land use and land cover. It will also serve military purposes.

ISRO's NewSpace India wants to procure five PSLV rockets from private sector

August 20, 2019 8:21 am

The commercial wing of Indian Space Research Organisation, NewSpace India, wants to procure five PSLV rockets from the domestic private sector as part of its plan to realise 12 PSLVs per year.

ISRO’s new commercial arm gets first booking for launch

August 12, 2019 7:31 am

The US provider, Spaceflight, announced on August 8 that it has clinched a deal with NSIL for using the second developmental flight of the under-development SSLV rocket to launch a spacecraft for an "undisclosed US-based satellite constellation customer".

Gaganyaan project: India's maiden mission to launch manned spacecraft - what we know so far

December 28, 2018 7:33 pm

While preparations for sending the first Indian astronaut via an Indian spacecraft have been going ever since ISRO Policy Planning Committee envisaged the idea, the Cabinet approval that came on Friday afternoon was the first official step that concretised the timeline of Gaganyaan Project.

What is ISRO's PSLV-C42 mission?

September 17, 2018 11:52 am

ISRO mentioned that NovaSAR is intended for forest mapping, land use, and ice cover monitoring as well as flood and disaster monitoring while S1-4 is a high-resolution satellite that shall be used for surveying resources, environment monitoring, urban management, and disaster monitoring.

India to launch two UK satellites on September 16

September 13, 2018 9:56 pm

PSLV (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle) will put into orbit two foreign satellites - NovaSAR and S1-4 on September 16, as per an official

Indian PSLV-C37 rocket lifts off with 104 satellites

February 15, 2017 11:40 am

The PSLV-C37 (Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle) was lifted off successfully from the spaceport of Sriharikota, about 125 km from Chennai.

ISRO PSLV SCATSAT-1 launch: 5 things you need to know

September 26, 2016 7:36 pm

The rocket’s main cargo is the 371 kg SCATSAT-1 for ocean and weather related studies.