ISRO will undertake two unmanned missions in December 2020 and June 2021, says K Sivan.
Estimated annual expenditure of Rs 1.5 crore is anticipated to be incurred at ITLU in Moscow.
An investigation in the accident pointed to a leaky valve as the likely cause of the April explosion.
The 12 payloads are a mix of old experiments from previous missions and new technologies.
Apollo 11 delivered Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the moon and touched down on the Moon on 20 July 1969.
This project will be an extension of the Gaganyaan mission, India's first manned mission to space, which will carry three people
Team Indus is part of a consortium with Orbit Beyond that has been awarded a contract of $97 million.
Artemis is still in very early stages of planning, and yet to receive Congress's approval for funding.
Scientists are studying the behaviour of analogue astronaut crews on mock missions, complete with isolation, sleep deprivation, specially designed tasks and mission control
We will follow all the parameters & if it doesn't work, we will fly a second unmanned mission: Sivan.
Kornienko has 516 days in space and two 12+ hour spacewalks to his name & extraterrestrial career.
Previously, agencies have sent animals to space before manned missions to test life support systems.
China has already sent three missions to the Moon and it will send the next two missions in 2017 and 2018.
China launched its longest manned space mission on Monday, sending two astronauts into orbit to spend a month aboard a space laboratory that is part of a broader plan to have a permanent manned space station in service around 2022.
China will launch a two-man space mission, Shenzhou 11, on Monday, officials with the space programme said, taking the country closer to its ambition of setting up a permanent manned space station by 2022.
Scientists who lived like astronauts to explore challenges a manned mission may face on Mars, have completed one of the toughest NASA-funded mission ever.