Category: ISRO

Countdown on: ISRO’s PSLV carrying earth observation satellite ready for launch

Countdown on: ISRO’s PSLV carrying earth observation satellite ready for launch

Indian space agency on Wednesday said the countdown for the launch of its rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) carrying 1,235 kg Resourcesat-2A, an earth observation satellite, is progressing smoothly. According to Indian Space...

What China’s space ambitions mean for India

Mumbai: China’s extraterrestrial ambitions are clearly lifting off, even threatening the US-based National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa), according to a recent Bloomberg article. For instance, two Chinese astronauts—or taikonauts—are currently aboard an experimental...

Mega launchers for ISRO soon

An advanced Indian mega space launcher that can deliver ten-tonne and heavier communication satellites to space and using a semi-cryogenic engine is likely to to power ISRO’s launchers by around 2018. That is the...