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17 September, 2018 1:52 AM ISRO Likely To Launch Chandrayaan-2 On January 3 Next Year

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K Sivan has said that India's second lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2 is likely to be launched on January 3, 2019. Chandrayaan-2 will be the first mission in the world going near the South Pole. After the successful launch of PSLV C-42 into orbit, Mr Sivan talked about the upcoming launches scheduled over the next few months 73

16 September, 2018 5:18 PM Indian rocket lifts off with two British satellites

Two satellites aboard the PSLV belong to Surrey Satellite Technologies Ltd (SSTL), UK, and is carried under a commercial arrangement with Antrix Corp Ltd - the commercial arm of ISRO. SRIHARIKOTA, ANDHRA PRADESH: Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) lifted off successfully with two British satellites, NovaSAR and S1-4, from the rocket 55

15 September, 2018 3:11 PM ISRO all set for PSLV-C42 launch from Sriharikota on Sunday, countdown begins

The ISRO's trusted workhorse PSLV-C42 would be carrying two satellites - NovaSAR and S1-4 - weighing over 800 kilograms. NEW DELHI: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch two foreign satellites on-board its most trusted Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C42 (PSLV) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on Sunday 114

14 September, 2018 12:36 PM ISRO Not To Fly Living Being Before Actual Manned Space Mission: Official

The Indian space agency will not test fly any living being on its two experimental flights before its actual human space mission planned in 2022, said a top official. "We have no plans to test fly any living being like live animals in our two test flights before sending human beings into the space in our rocket," K. Sivan, Chairman of the Indian Space 42

12 September, 2018 5:00 AM US forecasters say flooding possible this week along Texas coast

A tropical storm may form off the Texas Gulf Coast by Friday, bringing heavy rains to areas already drenched in the past few weeks, US government and private forecasters said on Tuesday. The US National Hurricane Center said a tropical wave on the north coast of the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico had a 70 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone within 100

9 September, 2018 9:45 AM France to spend 3.6 billion euros to renew military satellites: defence minister

France will invest 3.6 billion euros to renew and upgrade its military satellites to shield its network from potential spying by rivals, its defence minister said on Sunday. "We will install surveillance cameras on our satellites so we will know who is approaching us," Defence Minister Florence Parly said on French TV station CNews. French last year detected 52

8 September, 2018 2:04 PM Taiwan seeks collaboration with India in outer space

Taiwan's space agency NSPO has sought collaboration with the ISRO, especially in the areas of the outer space and tracking extreme weather events, its officials have said. Chen-Joe-Fong, the system lead of FORMOSAT-7 programme of the National Space Organisation (NSPO), said they are seeking a collaboration in tracking extreme weather events like cyclones 53

4 September, 2018 6:16 PM Application For In-Flight Connectivity To Be Invited In October: Official

The roadmap for in-flight mobile connectivity in India is ready and the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is expected to invite applications for service license of the same in October, an official said here on Tuesday. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India's recommendations for in-flight connectivity were approved by the Telecom Commission earlier 124

29 August, 2018 6:55 AM Britain starts work on satellite system to rival EU's Galileo

Britain said on Wednesday it would start work on an alternative satellite system to the European Union's Galileo project to ensure its national security if it is barred from equal access to the EU programme after Brexit. The British government, which still wants to remain involved in Galileo, said it would spend 92 million pounds ($117 million) on plans 81

15 August, 2018 2:58 PM Every Indian can be proud of manned space mission: ISRO chief

Technologies that will help in sending an Indian astronaut to space by 2022, as announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Independence Day address today, have already been completed, ISRO Chairman K Sivan said. "We have already done development of crew module, crew escape, environment control, life-support system and space suite, as also GSLV-Mark 42