India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 22, 2015
India will launch six Singapore-made satellites, including a dedicated 400 kg spacecraft for carrying out surveillance missions for maritime and border security, in mid-December onboard PSLV-C29.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
An anonymous letter threatening to "target" Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana besides blowing up vital installations, including Visakhapatnam Airport, has been received by the authorities, prompting them to step up security in the two states.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 27, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated scientists at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for the successful launch of GSAT-6, which has several strategic applications.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
The countdown for the Thursday launch of India's latest communication satellite GSAT-6 will begin tomorrow, Indian Space Research Organisation said today.
Press Trust of India | Thursday August 20, 2015
Isro transported Astrosat to the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota using a specially designed Satellite Transportation System (STS).
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 8, 2015
ISRO is all set for its "heaviest" commercial mission to put in orbit five British satellites, with the countdown beginning today for the July 10 launch of India's PSLV-C28 from space port of Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 16, 2015
"The MOTR designed and developed by Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) will be tested next month during a PSLV rocket flight."
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Saturday March 28, 2015
India is set to operationalise its own navigational system with the successful launch of IRNSS-1D, the fourth in the series of seven navigational satellites, on-board PSLV-C27 from Sriharikota.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
The launch of India's fourth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1D - that was deferred earlier this month after an anomaly was found in one of the telemetry transmitters of the spacecraft - has now been scheduled for March 28, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said today.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 19, 2015
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plans to establish a third launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, the Rajya Sabha was told today.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 19, 2015
"Our immediate focus is on completing the second vehicle (rocket) assembly. We can increase the rocket launch frequency after that."
India News | Pallava Bagla & Shyam Balasubramanian (with inputs from agencies) | Sunday November 30, 2014
Just months after achieving the milestone of a successful mission to Mars, India is set to push another frontier in space, by launching a human crew module and then retrieving it from the sea upon re-entry. The crew module will blast off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, on board the GSLV-Mark III, which will be India's heaviest r...
Indo Asian News Service | Friday October 10, 2014
"The 1,425kg navigation satellite (IRNSS-1C) will be launched Oct 16 at 1.32am IST onboard a polar rocket (PSLV-C26) from Satish Dhawan space centre at Sriharikota," said Isro.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
In a major boost for India's space programme, the Narendra Modi government has earmarked Rs 6,000 crore for ISRO in its maiden budget, which is a whopping 50 per cent jump in the agency's funding over last year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 28, 2014
The 49-hour countdown for launch of ISRO's PSLV C23 carrying a French Earth observation satellite along with four others from Singapore, Canada and Germany on June 30, commenced at the spaceport of Sriharikota today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
Five foreign satellites will be launched by India under commercial agreements on June 30, space agency ISRO said on Friday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 4, 2014
The national space agency has already launched the first satellite of the Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System on July 1 last year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
India's ambitious maiden inter-planetary voyage Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), launched in November last year, has covered over 21 million km and as of today is exactly 200 days away from reaching the red planet's orbit on September 24.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 6, 2014
After the success of Mars orbiter rover 'Curiosity', NASA would send another rover to the red planet by 2020 to explore "biosignatures" on Mars.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 22, 2013
The flight test of rejuvenated Geo-synchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-D5) with indigenous cryogenic engine is likely to take place on January 5.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is gearing up for trans-Mars injection of the country's Mars Orbiter Mission on December 1.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 26, 2013
The Indian space agency will decide on the need for a second rocket launch site after doing a detailed study on the cost-benefit and other aspects, said its chief on Monday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 16, 2013
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) today performed the last of the five orbit-raising manoeuvre on its Mars Orbiter in the early hours.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 15, 2013
Fire broke out this morning at a godown of a private agency at Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh, destroying spare parts and machinery components stored inside, police said.