The training program for astronauts, affected by the lockdown in Russia, is expected to end by March 2021.
The bricks are made from a combination of urea, lunar soil and guar resin extracted from guar beans.
Astronaut-elects for ISRO's Gaganyaan mission 'doing well' in training in Russia; may return in early 2021
So far, the astronaut-elects have completed training on emergency descent and landing in different terrain and seasons.
The training involves aircraft development, biomedical training, physical exercises, and protocol for an emergency landing.
ISRO will undertake two unmanned missions in December 2020 and June 2021, says K Sivan.
Human Space Flight Space Centre (HSFC) will be built at Challakere a town in the Chitradurga district of Karnataka.
ISRO will send man to space by Dec 2021, says K Sivan at IIT Bhubaneshwar convocation, encourages students to take 'calculated risks'
Stating Chandrayaan 2's orbiter will give data for seven and half years, he said all technologies of the moon mission have proved accurate except for the soft landing."Is not it a success ?" he asked.
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.
Gaganyaan will take three astronauts to space, scheduled for December 2021 or January 2022
The Centre will take over planning, development, crew selection & training for the Gaganyaan mission.
Design of the rocket for Gaganyaan will be finalised as early as next week, the ISRO Chairman said.