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ISRO to launch Earth Observation Satellite on 14 February: All you need to know about it
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ISRO to launch Earth Observation Satellite on 14 February: All you need to know about it

The PSLV-C52 will launch with EOS-04 at 05:59 am on 14 February, making it the space agency's first mission for 2022

Watch: PSLV-C51 launches Brazil's Amazonia-1, 18 other satellites; Narendra Modi congratulates ISRO
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Watch: PSLV-C51 launches Brazil's Amazonia-1, 18 other satellites; Narendra Modi congratulates ISRO

Amazonia-1, which became the first Brazilian satellite to be launched from India, is an optical earth observation satellite of National Institute for Space Research

India launches latest communication satellite CMS-01 on board PSLV C-50 from Sriharikota
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India launches latest communication satellite CMS-01 on board PSLV C-50 from Sriharikota

The satellite is going to function as a replacement for communication satellite GSAT-12 which was launched 11 years ago. CMS-01 will have a lifespan of over seven years, as per ISRO.

ISRO launches PSLV-C49 carrying EOS-01, nine other satellites from Sriharikota
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ISRO launches PSLV-C49 carrying EOS-01, nine other satellites from Sriharikota

This is the first ISRO mission this year. The earth observation satellite EOS-01 is intended for applications in agriculture, forestry, and disaster management support.

GISAT-1 launch: ISRO to use GSLV-F10 to launch first Geo Imaging Satellite on 5 March at 05.43 pm IST
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GISAT-1 launch: ISRO to use GSLV-F10 to launch first Geo Imaging Satellite on 5 March at 05.43 pm IST

The launch, subject to weather conditions, will take place from the Second Launch Pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota.

Gaganyaan: ISRO to build Rs 2,700 crore astronaut training facility but it may not complete in time
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Gaganyaan: ISRO to build Rs 2,700 crore astronaut training facility but it may not complete in time

Human Space Flight Space Centre (HSFC) will be built at Challakere a town in the Chitradurga district of Karnataka.

PSLV rocket successfully completes 50 launches yesterday with RISAT-2BR1, nine international satellites
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PSLV rocket successfully completes 50 launches yesterday with RISAT-2BR1, nine international satellites

The PSLV has five variants and has lifted upto 47,808 kg to space even though its payload capacity was initially about 860 kg.

PSLV-C48/RISAT 2BR1 launch highlights: ISRO wraps up launch calendar with RISAT-2BR1, nine commercial payloads successfully placed in orbit
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PSLV-C48/RISAT 2BR1 launch highlights: ISRO wraps up launch calendar with RISAT-2BR1, nine commercial payloads successfully placed in orbit

The RISAT 2BR1 is a radar imaging earth observation satellite that will help in agriculture, forestry, and disaster management support.

ISRO to launch Indian surveillance satellite RISAT-2BR1, 9 other commercial satellites on 11 December
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ISRO to launch Indian surveillance satellite RISAT-2BR1, 9 other commercial satellites on 11 December

RISAT-2BR1 is an advanced earth observation, radar surveillance satellite that will look at the terror camps along the Pakistan border.

Amid Chandrayaan 2 mission, a reminder of how ISRO grappled with setbacks to create success stories
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Amid Chandrayaan 2 mission, a reminder of how ISRO grappled with setbacks to create success stories

The successful SLV-3 flight was a real morale booster for ISRO; India had become the sixth member of the exclusive club of space-faring nations | In this excerpt from ISRO: A Personal History, R Aravamudan and Gita Aravamudan recount the challenges the space agency faced in launching the first made-in-India rocket, the SLV-3

Chandrayaan 2: A stepping stone for ISRO to larger, more complex missions to the Moon and beyond
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Chandrayaan 2: A stepping stone for ISRO to larger, more complex missions to the Moon and beyond

When it comes to ISRO, everyone focuses on cost, but this comparison is pointless on several grounds.

Chandrayaan 2 launch highlights: Successfully injected into orbit, moon landing scheduled for 7 September
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Chandrayaan 2 launch highlights: Successfully injected into orbit, moon landing scheduled for 7 September

GSLV MK-III has successfully injected Chandrayaan 2 into the defined orbit, Moon landing scheduled for 7 September.

How to register yourself to watch Chandrayaan 2 launch in person on 15 July
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How to register yourself to watch Chandrayaan 2 launch in person on 15 July

Registration for the launch opens today on 4 July at 12.00 am. Here's how you register.

ISRO GSAT-7A military satellite successfully launched by GSLV-MkII into geotransfer orbit from Sriharikota
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ISRO GSAT-7A military satellite successfully launched by GSLV-MkII into geotransfer orbit from Sriharikota

The GSAT-7A mission marks ISRO's 35th satellite overall and its 7th successful launch this year.

ISRO GSAT-7A launch LIVE updates: GSAT-7A satellite successfully placed in orbit by GSLV-MkII on 19 December
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ISRO GSAT-7A launch LIVE updates: GSAT-7A satellite successfully placed in orbit by GSLV-MkII on 19 December

ISRO successfully launches 'Angry bird' GSAT-7A live updates: Rocket releases the military satellite into geotrasnfer orbit.

Countdown for ISRO’s GSAT-7A launch has begun; lift-off scheduled for 4.10 pm today
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Countdown for ISRO’s GSAT-7A launch has begun; lift-off scheduled for 4.10 pm today

The GSAT-7A is a military communication satellite and will be solely operated by the IAF.

ISRO'S GSAT-29 satellite launched from Sriharikota; 'Important milestone for Indian Space Programme,' says agency chief K Sivan
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ISRO'S GSAT-29 satellite launched from Sriharikota; 'Important milestone for Indian Space Programme,' says agency chief K Sivan

On its second developmental flight, India's heaviest rocket launched the GSAT-29 satellite into orbit. The satellite is designed to improve internet connectivity in remote areas of Jammu and Kashmir and the North East.

ISRO's GSAT-29 satellite launch on 14 Nov in the clouds after Cyclone Gaja warnings
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ISRO's GSAT-29 satellite launch on 14 Nov in the clouds after Cyclone Gaja warnings

The mission, satellite & rocket are important to different aspects of ISRO’s future plans.

Cyclone Gaja to make landfall between Chennai, Nagapattinam on Thursday; fishermen advised not to venture out until then
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Cyclone Gaja to make landfall between Chennai, Nagapattinam on Thursday; fishermen advised not to venture out until then

The director of IMD, Chennai on Monday said that cyclonic storm 'Gaja' is expected to cross between Chennai and Nagapattinam during forenoon on 15 November. He advised the fishermen not to venture out to sea till 15 November as the sea would be very rough.

Cyclone Gaja to intensify in next 24 hours in north Tamil Nadu, south Andhra Pradesh, warns regional weather office
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Cyclone Gaja to intensify in next 24 hours in north Tamil Nadu, south Andhra Pradesh, warns regional weather office

The cyclone, christened Gaja, reaching 80-90 kms per hour was likely over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh.