• indian navigation satellite to be mated with rocket this

    Indian navigation satellite to be mated with rocket this week

    India | March 16, 2015 13:36 IST

    Chennai: The Indian space agency is hoping to mate the country's fourth regional navigation satellite around March 19, after replacing a faulty transmitter on Monday, said a senior official."The new transmitter is expected to be

  • watch pics of isro crew module recovered by coast guard

    Watch pics of ISRO crew module recovered by Coast Guard near Chennai

    India | December 21, 2014 10:58 IST

    Chennai: Indian Coast Guard ship Samudra Paharedar alongwith a team of ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) scientists on Thursday recovered the crew module that re-entered the space and landed in deep sea on the Chennai

  • india to test fly heaviest rocket crew module on december 18

    India to test-fly heaviest rocket, crew module on December 18

    India | December 13, 2014 8:24 IST

    Chennai: India will test-fly its heaviest and upgraded rocket - the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-Mark III) - Dec 18, space agency Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).According to a tweet by the ISRO, the 630-tonne

  • india prepares to launch its third navigation satellite

    India prepares to launch its third navigation satellite

    India | October 15, 2014 12:57 IST

    Chennai: The 67-hour countdown for the Thursday launch of India's third navigation satellite is progressing smoothly though a thunder storm Wednesday delayed some operations, a senior space agency official said."Today (Wednesday) morning we moved the

  • isro to launch irnss 1c on oct 10

    ISRO to launch IRNSS 1C on Oct 10

    India | October 03, 2014 11:50 IST

    Chennai: ISRO will launch the third of seven series of satellites to put in place India's own navigation system on par with US' Global Positioning System (GPS) from the spaceport of Sriharikota on October 10.The

  • india launches five foreign satellites narendra modi lauds

    India launches five foreign satellites, Narendra Modi lauds scientists

    Politics | June 30, 2014 13:40 IST

    Sriharikota (AP): India today successfully launched five foreign satellites from four countries on board PSLV-C23 rocket which placed them in orbit, an achievement described by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as an ‘endorsement' of the country's