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

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

ISRO successfully conducts hot test on Gaganyaan's service module propulsion system
science

ISRO successfully conducts hot test on Gaganyaan's service module propulsion system

ISRO's PSLV might be soon built, end to end, by private Indian industry partners instead of the Indian space agency using its resources to do so.

India's satellite man: Everything you need to know about Udupi Ramachandra Rao
India

India's satellite man: Everything you need to know about Udupi Ramachandra Rao

Rao was instrumental in the development of the ASLV, the PSLV, GSLV rocket and encouraged work to begin on cryogenic technology.

ISRO to launch its earth observation GISAT-1 satellite on 28 March
India

ISRO to launch its earth observation GISAT-1 satellite on 28 March

GISAT-1 launch will be followed by the maiden flight of Small Satellite Launch Vehicle, ISRO’s compact launcher, likely in April.

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

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

PSLV-C51 launch on 28 Feb: ISRO to launch Amazonia-1, 20 commercial satellites via NSIL
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PSLV-C51 launch on 28 Feb: ISRO to launch Amazonia-1, 20 commercial satellites via NSIL

The Brazillian satellite Amazonia 1 is NewSpace India Limited's (NSIL) first commercial launch mission.

Union Budget 2021: DoS granted funds for ISRO's Chandrayaan 3, Gaganyaan launch, deep ocean mission
India

Union Budget 2021: DoS granted funds for ISRO's Chandrayaan 3, Gaganyaan launch, deep ocean mission

FM says four Indians are in Russia undergoing astronaut training as part of the joint partnership between ISRO and Roscosmos.

ISRO to develop green propulsion to use in Gaganyaan and other rockets as well
India

ISRO to develop green propulsion to use in Gaganyaan and other rockets as well

The Indian space agency had planned to launch its maiden human space flight mission 'Gaganyaan' by December 2021 but will be delayed due to COVID-19.

ISRO successfully launches its 42nd communication satellite aboard PSLV rocket
India

ISRO successfully launches its 42nd communication satellite aboard PSLV rocket

The CMS-01 satellite is replacing the ageing GSAT-12 satellite that was launched 15 July, 2011, with a mission life of seven years but ended up working for nine years

ISRO to launch PSLV-C50 today at 3.41 pm IST, carrying communications satellite CMS-01 to orbit
India

ISRO to launch PSLV-C50 today at 3.41 pm IST, carrying communications satellite CMS-01 to orbit

The PSLV is 44-metre-high and has four stages with six strap-on booster motors on to the first stage that gives its a higher thrust during the initial flight moments.

ISRO prepares to launch Brazil’s Amazonia-1 satellite aboard PSLV in August this year
science

ISRO prepares to launch Brazil’s Amazonia-1 satellite aboard PSLV in August this year

The Amazonia-1 earth observation satellite has gained importance in the wake of recent Amazon wildfires.

Satellite spree: ISRO aims to test low-cost rockets this year, bag 50 PSLV missions in next 5 years
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Satellite spree: ISRO aims to test low-cost rockets this year, bag 50 PSLV missions in next 5 years

The first low-cost satellite launch from the space agency is expected to take place in the next four months.

Four astronauts shortlisted for Gaganyaan; Chandrayaan 3 gets govt approval says ISRO chief K Sivan
India

Four astronauts shortlisted for Gaganyaan; Chandrayaan 3 gets govt approval says ISRO chief K Sivan

Chandrayaan-3 will consist of lander and rover and will cost approximately Rs 250 crore.

Israeli defence firm Elbit Systems launches communication satellite, Nanova, into space
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Israeli defence firm Elbit Systems launches communication satellite, Nanova, into space

The satellite, the size of a juice carton, provides a direct satellite link for data, voice, text messaging.

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
science

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.

Israeli students to launch self-designed Duchifat 3 satellite with ISRO, onboard PSLV-C48
science

Israeli students to launch self-designed Duchifat 3 satellite with ISRO, onboard PSLV-C48

The satellite is designed to serve children from across the country to “observe the Earth”.

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.

PSLV-C47/CartoSAT-3 mission: ISRO nails launch of India's CartoSAT-3, 13 American small satellites to orbit
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PSLV-C47/CartoSAT-3 mission: ISRO nails launch of India's CartoSAT-3, 13 American small satellites to orbit

Apart from CartoSAT-3, a communication satellite demonstration called MESHBED, and 12 SuperDove Flock satellites were also launched.

PSLV-C47/CartoSAT-3: Where and when to watch launch of ISRO's Earth imaging satellite
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PSLV-C47/CartoSAT-3: Where and when to watch launch of ISRO's Earth imaging satellite

CartoSAT-3 has a five-year lifespan and will provide data for large scale urban planning, rural resource and infrastructure development, coastal land use and land cover.