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11 January, 2019 11:51 AM ISRO Says Chandrayaan-2 Moon Mission Launch Planned for Mid-April

The launch of India's second Moon mission, Chandrayaan-2, is planned for the middle of April this year, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K Sivan announced Friday. ISRO had earlier said Chandrayaan-2 will be launched in a window between January-February 16 this year. The mission, costing nearly Rs. 800 crores, is an advanced version 175

11 January, 2019 11:40 AM ISRO Says Gaganyaan Manned Space Mission Launch Set for December 2021

India's maiden manned space mission ''Gaganyaan'' is set for December 2021 launch and is likely to include a woman astronaut, Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman K Sivan said Friday. Gearing up for the mission, announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the ISRO has set up a new centre to facilitate the manned voyage involving a three-member 189

28 December, 2018 12:22 PM How human spaceflight initiative Gaganyaan will benefit India

Human Spaceflight capability will enable India to participate as a collaborating partner in future Global space exploration initiatives with long-term national benefits. In a huge boost for India's space programme, the Cabinet on Friday gave a green flag to the Gaganyaan programme through which a three-member crew can be in space for minimum 7 days. The indigenous 163

28 December, 2018 11:57 AM Cabinet Approves 10,000 Crore Gaganyaan Project

The Union Cabinet Friday approved the Gaganyaan project under which a three-member crew will be sent to space for at least seven days, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said. The project will cost Rs. 10,000 crores, he said at a press conference in New Delhi, The Gaganyaan project was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech 128

14 November, 2018 1:26 PM Credit for successful launch must go to entire team, says ISRO Chairman K Sivan

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K Sivan on Wednesday said the credit for the successful launch of the country's heaviest rocket must go the entire team of ISRO. Congratulating the entire ISRO team for the achievement, Sivan said that the satellite will provide services to the remote places in the country, especially in Jammu and Kashmir 155

5 October, 2018 5:31 PM Russia Extends Help To India For Ambitious Manned Space Mission

Russia on Friday said it would cooperation with India, for an ambitious manned space mission by 2022. President Vladimir Putin was in India to ink a deal for the S-400 Triumf air defence system. "Russia has always been with us in the development journey of India. The next goal in our space journey is to send an Indian astronaut in Gaganyaan. I am very happy 100

3 October, 2018 12:00 PM Indian astronaut may travel to International Space Station in 2022

An Indian astronaut may travel to the International Space Station (ISS) on board a Soyuz spacecraft for a short training mission in 2022, a Russian media report said on Wednesday, citing a source in the Russian space industry. "The Russian side has offered Indian colleagues to conduct a short visit to the ISS. The flight should take place in 2022 before 127

23 September, 2018 2:09 PM India, Russia Likely To Collaborate For Manned Space Mission 'Gaganyaan'

Russia, France and the US share robust cooperation in defence, nuclear energy and space with India. After an agreement with France, India could ink a pact with Russia for sharing of expertise on ISRO's ambitious human space mission project 'Gaganyaan' during Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to New Delhi next month, official sources said. Besides 178

15 September, 2018 5:02 AM India's Manned Space Mission Likely To Get Booster Dose From Air Force

Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa, the IAF chief, said on Friday that the Bangalore-based Institute of Aerospace Medicine will help in the selection and training of astronauts The Indian Air Force (IAF) will help the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in accomplishing Mission 'Gaganyaan', India's quest to send astronauts to space. Air Chief Marshal 136

28 August, 2018 12:03 PM ISRO to complete first manned mission by 2022 using Gaganyaan

NEW DELHI: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day address set 2022 as the deadline for the launch of India's maiden human spaceflight programme, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has said that it will honour the PM's wish. ISRO said that it is all set to complete the project before 2022 and will put a man or woman 109