The Indian Space Research Organisation is the national space agency of India, headquartered in Bangalore. ISRO is India's primary agency for performing tasks related to space-based applications, space exploration, and the development of related technologies. The agency was established in 1963 and its programs and spinoff technologies have played a significant role in the socio-economic and industrial development of India and have supported both civilian and military domains in various aspects including disaster management, telemedicine, and navigation and reconnaissance missions. It operates under the Department of Space (DOS) which is directly overseen by the Prime Minister of India, while the Chairman of ISRO acts as the executive of DOS as well.
As ISRO saw disappointment due to the failure of the launch of the Small Satellite Launch Vehicle, which failed to deliver two satellites into orbit, its other creation, Chandrayaan-2 found that there..
President Droupadi Murmu on Tuesday inaugurated Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL) Integrated Cryogenic Engine Manufacturing Facility (ICMF), which will cater to the entire rocket engine.. IndiaTimes - Published
"The motor used Hydroxyl-terminated polybutadiene (HTPB) as fuel and liquid oxygen (LOX) as the oxidizser. Unlike solid-solid or liquid-liquid combinations, a hybrid motor uses solid fuel and liquid.. IndiaTimes - Published
The failure of the Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (SSLV-D1) to place two satellites in their desired orbit during its maiden voyage on Sunday morning has given a jolt to Isro as the mini-PSLV was being.. IndiaTimes - Published
: Isro Chairman S Somanath on Sunday informed the space agency's maiden Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (SSLV) suffered "data loss" at the terminal stage, although three stages "performed and.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Sunday said its SSLV-D1/EOS-02 mission suffered a data loss in its terminal phase. "We are processing the data to conclude on the final outcome of the.. IndiaTimes - Published
Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) Chairman S Somanath on Thursday said the launch of the ambitious Gaganyaan mission, the country's first manned space flight, cannot happen this year or next.. IndiaTimes - Published
The GSAT-24 satellite, built by Isro for NewSpace India Limited (NSIL), was successfully launched by French company Arianespace from Kourou in French Guiana (South America) on Thursday. GSAT-24 is a.. IndiaTimes - Published
Space debris continues to pose a grave threat to active, operational space assets. In the first five months of this year alone, Isro performed at least 10 collision avoidance manoeuvres (CAMs) to.. IndiaTimes - Published
In a significant milestone for the Gaganyaan programme, Isro successfully completed the static test of human-rated solid rocket booster (HS200) at Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC), Sriharikota, at.. IndiaTimes - Published
Space agency Isro has shown the first glimpse of the country’s third lunar spacecraft Chandrayaan-3 in a documentary. Chandrayaan-3, which is in the assembly phase and is expected to be launched in.. IndiaTimes - Published
Manufacture of polar space launch vehicles (PSLVs) — which was the preserve of premier agency Isro for nearly three decades — has been awarded to an HAL-L&T consortium which will become the first.. IndiaTimes - Published
In 2021, more than 60% of objects added to space are from large LEO satellite constellations, mostly from SpaceX Starlink, Isro said in its space situational awareness (SSA) analysis. Pointing out that.. IndiaTimes - Published
India and Israel have discussed avenues to expand space cooperation as Israel’s ambassador Naor Gilon called on Isro chairman S Somanath at the space agency headquarters in Bengaluru on Tuesday to.. IndiaTimes - Published