The maiden lift-off of the SSLV ended in failure after the two satellites — EOS-02 and AzaadiSAT — were placed in an elliptical orbit instead of a circular one, rendering them ‘no longer usable’. ISRO, has attributed the problem to a sensor issue and vowed to come back ‘soon with SSLV-D2’
NASA administrator Bill Nelson criticised Beijing, saying that the failure to share the details of the rocket's descent was irresponsible and risky
While the video did provide a moment of levity to social media users, the war in Ukraine continues to dominate headlines. Several explosions shook the capital Kyiv, as well as other parts of the country on Sunday
The launch team had just begun loading fuel into the core stage of the rocket when the hydrogen leak cropped up
The industrialisation of space activities is gaining momentum in India.
The advanced imaging satellite will allow for constant, real-time monitoring of the Indian landmass and the oceans.
She will accompany Bezos, his brother and an auction winner will be the first people to fly in a Blue Origin rocket and capsule.
The test was done for the core L110 liquid stage of the human-rated GSLV MkIII vehicle, as part of the engine qualification requirements for the Gaganyaan programme.
While Branson will travel as part of a six-person crew onboard the SpaceShipTwo spaceplane, Bezos will be a part of a four-person crew in the New Shepard rocket.
The company plans three more test flights of its rocket ship this summer and fall before taking paying passengers next year.
The company is competing against billionaires Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos in the race to provide fast internet via satellites.
Hua Chunying said Beijing was being treated unfairly, the American media romanticises their launches and space debris free falls.
It could land anywhere from New York, Madrid and Beijing and as far south as southern Chile and Wellington, New Zealand.
Asked how long it may take for ISRO to complete the two static tests, an official said: "Maybe six months".
Rao was instrumental in the development of the ASLV, the PSLV, GSLV rocket and encouraged work to begin on cryogenic technology.
Starship can carry some 100 tons of material into space, with SpaceX calling it "the world's most powerful launch vehicle ever developed.
There will be seven launch vehicle missions and six satellite missions, as well as our first unmanned mission by the end of the year.
The Starship rocket needs to master its landing as this is the second time that it has exploded with the first time happening last year, in December.
The mission will be the first time that two international partner crew members are flying together, NASA said.
FM says four Indians are in Russia undergoing astronaut training as part of the joint partnership between ISRO and Roscosmos.