• Chandrayaan-3

    Chandrayaan-3: Know about the companies behind India's historic Moon mission

    Aug 22, 2023, 03:02 PM IST

    These companies and startups have worked for many years to develop the technologies and systems that make Chandrayaan-3 possible. Their hard work and dedication are essential to the success of the mission.

  • Vikram Lander was just 335 metres away from moon when it

    Lander Vikram was just 335 metres away from moon when it lost contact

    Science | Sep 11, 2019, 11:08 AM IST

    Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday found the location of Chandrayaan-2’s Vikram Lander, which had lost contact with the space agency from the Moon’s surface due to hard landing. However, in a major breakthrough, the data frozen on the big screens at the Mission Operations Complex at ISRO's Telemetry Tracking and Command Centre suggest a failure in the “fine braking phase” in the final part of Vikram’s journey (an altitude of 5 km to 400 m).

  • isro to launch navigation satellite on march 28

    ISRO to launch navigation satellite on March 28

    India | Mar 24, 2015, 07:47 AM IST

    Chennai:India's fourth navigation satellite will be launched on March 28 evening, the Indian space agency said on Monday.According to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the Indian rocket - Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-XL) - will

  • isro plans to launch navigation satellite by march end

    ISRO plans to launch navigation satellite by March-end

    India | Mar 10, 2015, 01:59 PM IST

    Chennai: The Indian space agency plans to launch its fourth regional navigation satellite by March-end after replacing a faulty transmitter, a senior official said on Tuesday."We are planning to launch the satellite by the end

  • isro technology for fire resistant houses automobiles

    ISRO technology for fire resistant houses, automobiles

    India | Jan 12, 2015, 02:02 PM IST

    Thiruvananthapuram: An ISRO-developed low-cost technology which protects PSLV fuel tanks from flames can now be used to safeguard railway coaches, buildings and vehicles from catching fire.According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), the new

  • countdown for india s next generation rocket s thursday

    Countdown for India's next generation rocket's Thursday flight begins

    India | Dec 17, 2014, 09:57 AM IST

    Chennai: The countdown for the Thursday morning test launch of India's heaviest and next generation rocket-Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-Mark III) carrying a crew module began at 9 a.m Wednesday, said a senior official of

  • 2015 to be busy year for indian space programme isro chief

    2015 to be busy year for Indian space programme: ISRO chief

    India | Dec 14, 2014, 01:38 PM IST

    Chennai: The year 2015 is going to be a busy year for the Indian space agency. It will launch five foreign satellites apart from its own four navigation satellites and a communication satellite.The Indian Space