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India to launch navigation satellite on April 12

Bengaluru: India's space agency ISRO on Saturday said it will launch a navigation satellite from its spaceport in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh on April 12. "The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) will launch IRNSS-1I satellite from…

Countdown for GSAT-6A launch on Thursday progressing smoothly

Chennai: The 27-hour count down for the flight of the Indian rocket with its communication satellite GSAT-6A is progressing smoothly, said an official of the Indian space agency. The countdown for the rocket launch began at 1.56 p.m. on…

India launches 31 satellites, puts Cartosat-2 into orbit

Sriharikota: India on Friday deployed a remote sensing Cartosat and 30 other satellites, including 28 from six nations into the earth's orbit after a copybook launch from its spaceport here. The 44.4-metre tall Polar Satellite Launch…

Countdown to launch 31 satellites to begin on Thursday

Bengaluru: The countdown to launch 31 satellites, including three of India and 28 of six other countries, by ISRO on Friday morning from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh will begin on Thursday, an official said on Wednesday. "The countdown…

ISRO to launch 31 satellites on Jan 10

Bengaluru: India will launch 31 satellites, including the earth observation spacecraft Cartosat on January 10, from its spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, an official said on Saturday. "We have tentatively scheduled the rocket…

ISRO, CMFRI join hands to help identify fishing zones

Kochi: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will now help Kochi-headquartered Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) to identify potential fishing zone (PFZ) in the seas surrounding the subcontinent. The project…

Soon, India-Japan to jointly explore the moon

Bengaluru: Asserting that the relationship between the space agencies of India and Japan has had a "visible change", the Indian Space Research Organisation chief on Friday said the countries are working towards a joint lunar mission soon.…