Tag: Rocket Launch

China’s uncontrolled 25-tonne rocket crashing down over Indian Ocean
India's first private rocket launch likely between Nov 12-16

The maiden mission of Skyroot Aerospace, named 'Prarambh' (the beginning), will carry three customer payloads and is set for launch from Indian Space Research Organisation's launchpad at Sriharikota.

  • Tuesday, 08 November 2022
Countdown begins for ISRO's historic rocket launch
Countdown begins for ISRO's historic rocket launch

During the countdown, the rocket and satellite systems will be checked. The fuel for the rocket will also be filled.

  • Saturday, 22 October 2022
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 Wednesday and is progressing well. During the countdown, the rocket will be fueled up and its […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
India aims one rocket launch a month in 2018

Bengaluru: India aims to have at least one rocket launch every month in 2018 from its spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh to deploy satellites in orbit, informed a top space official on Tuesday. “We are planning to have at least one launch mission a month in 2018 to deploy satellites in the earth’s orbit […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
SpaceX successfully completes back-to-back launches

Los Angeles: SpaceX has completed two back-to-back successful missions this weekend, the company’s quickest launch turnaround yet, the media reported. After it launched a communications satellite into orbit from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida on Friday, Tesla (CEO Elon Musk’s private space outfit finished its run with a clean launch from California’s Vandenberg Air Force […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Countdown for India's 2nd moon mission remain smooth

Chennai: The countdown for Monday’s Rs 978 crore Chandrayaan-2 mission launch that started at 6.43 p.m. on Sunday is progressing smoothly, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said. The rocket and spacecraft’s systems will undergo checks and fueling during the countdown. The rocket is scheduled to lift off at 2.43 p.m. later. According to ISRO, […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
India's 'Bahubali' rocket lifts off with Chandrayaan-2

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India’s second lunar mission was on track as its ‘Babubali’ GSLV rocket successfully put the moon spacecraft-Chandrayaan-2-into the orbit in a copy book style on Monday afternoon. The Rs 375 crore, heavy lift GSLV-Mk III rocket slung the Rs 603 crore, 3.8 tonne Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft in its intended earth parking orbit. The […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
All parameters of Chandrayaan-2 for landing rover in lunar south pole normal: ISRO

Bengaluru: Spacecraft parameters of India’s second moon mission Chandrayaan-2, aimed at landing a rover on the unchartered Lunar South Pole, are “normal”, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Monday, as it successfully raised the craft’s orbit around the Earth for the third time. In a giant leap for the country’s ambitious low-cost space […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
ISRO's latest rocket science maths pains former officials

Chennai: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K.Sivan’s statement on Saturday that Rs 978 crore Chandrayaan-2 mission was 98 per cent success has invited scorn many former senior officials of the space aggency. “In one week (success) percentage has increased by three per cent. By the unitary method, in another five days, the success rate […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021