Russian company Zvezda will manufacture spacesuits for the Indian astronauts part of Gaganyaan mission
Four Indian Air Force fighter pilots, who are likely candidates for the missions, are currently under training in Russia since 10 February 2020.
France's space agencies is in talks with ISRO to provide Mission Alpha-like equipment for Gaganyaan astronauts
Four short-listed Indian Air Force pilots and prospective astronauts for the Gagangyaan mission are currently undergoing training in Russia.
Researchers from Jadavpur University work on simulation for ISRO to ensure soft landing for the lander on the moon, other planets
The project is part of ''Respond programme'' by ISRO with premier academic institutions related to space science, space technologies.
Four Indian Air Force fighter pilots are currently undergoing training in Moscow preparing to be potential candidates for the Gaganyaan project.
The training involves aircraft development, biomedical training, physical exercises, and protocol for an emergency landing.
Gaganyaan will prove to be a historic feat for India's scitech and a milestone for New India: PM Modi
The PM hopes Gaganyaan will help India build a closer relationship with Russia, extending his greetings to involved in the project.
ISRO will undertake two unmanned missions in December 2020 and June 2021, says K Sivan.
Indian Air Force doctors who will take care of astronauts before, during and after the flight, will be shortlisted soon.
While four astronauts will undergo training, only three astronauts will be sent to space during the mission.
There's still plenty that ISRO needs to do before mission Gaganyaan and its astronauts take wing.
Human Space Flight Space Centre (HSFC) will be built at Challakere a town in the Chitradurga district of Karnataka.
Chandrayaan-3 will consist of lander and rover and will cost approximately Rs 250 crore.
Training begins at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center next year, a senior Russian space official said.
The space station will be a 20-tonne modular abode, that can be built and used independently in different systems.
Gaganyaan: Training for astronaut candidates begins in Russia, but still no women test pilots who 'qualify'?
In May this year, ISRO and the IAF signed an MoU to cooperate in selection and training of the crew for the Gaganyaan mission.
Space Week: Dogs, chimps, fruit flies and all the other animals that flew to space before humans did
As we celebrate human endeavours in space, let us not forget the contribution of our non-human friends in letting us understand space better.
Space Week 2019: After Chandrayaan 2, ISRO's upcoming interplanetary missions to Mars, Venus, the Sun
Among these missions is a mission to the Sun's corona, a second Mars orbiter, and a third mission to the Moon.
Gaganyaan mission is extremely important for India as it will boost its science and technology capabilities.
DRDO labs for defense applications will be customised to meet the needs of the human-centric space mission, said the DRDO chief.
An ISRO official said that both Chandrayaan and Gaganyaan have different objectives and dimensions.