𝐈𝐦𝐚𝐠𝐞 𝐂𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭: 𝐓𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐭𝐞𝐫@𝐈𝐬𝐫𝐨

Several hundred crores loss, as cryogenic engine didn’t fire: ISRO

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) | Indian space programme suffered a serious setback on Thursday as its GSLV-F10 rocket failed midway in its mission of putting into orbit the Geo-Imaging Satellite-1 (GISAT-1). The rocket’s cryogenic engine did not fire up to complete the mission, said the Indian space agency. Along with the rocket, the 2,268 kg GISAT-1/EOS-03 communication […]

Image Credit: Twitter/ISRO

Indian rocket PSLV puts Brazil’s Amazonia-1 satellite into orbit

Srihairkota (Andhra Pradesh): India on Sunday morning successfully placed into orbit Brazil’s earth observation satellite Amazonia-1in a textbook style. The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C51 (PSLV-C51) blasted off from the first launch pad at 10.24 a.m. laden with 19 satellites including Amazonia-1. At 10.24 a.m. the 44.4 metre tall PSLV-C51 rocket blasted off from the first launch […]

Image Credit: ISRO/Twitter

India’s one more eye in sky, radar imaging satellite and 9 foreign satellites launched

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India on Saturday successfully placed into orbit one more eye in the sky — a radar imaging earth observation satellite EOS-01 (formerly RISAT-2BR2) — and nine other foreign satellites in a text book style. India’s new earth observation satellite up in the sky will send good clarity images which will be used for […]

Image Tweeted By ISRO

Technical snag forces ISRO to postpone launch of GISAT-1

Chennai: Owing to technical reasons, the launch of India’s first Geo Imaging Satellite-1 (GISAT-1) scheduled for March 5 evening has been postponed, the Indian space agency announced on Wednesday. “The launch of GISAT-1 onboard GSLV-F10 (Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-F10), planned for March 05, 2020, is postponed due to technical reasons. Revised launch date will be informed […]

Photo Credit: ISRO/Twitter

With RISAT-2BR1 in orbit, India also touches 319 foreign satellite launch mark

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India on Wednesday successfully placed into orbit its latest radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2BR1 and nine foreign satellites from four countries using its PSLV rocket. In the process, India touched 319 foreign satellite launch mark ever since 1999. India’s latest radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2BR1 now up in the sky will […]

Photo: ISRO/Twitter

BREAKING: PSLV rocket lifts off with spy satellite, 9 foreign satellites

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-QL (PSLV-QL) rocket carrying the country’s advanced radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2BR1 and nine foreign satellites lifted off from the first launch pad of the rocket port here on Wednesday. At about 3.25 p.m. the 44.4 metre tall, rocket broke free of the first launch pad and started […]