Articles By Srinivas Laxman
China will launch its Chang’e-3 lunar satellite in the second half of next year, a senior space industry official said on Saturday.
On October 29 when Hurricane Sandy was unleashing havoc on the eastern coast of the U.S., India’s space organization teamed up with NASA and NOAA to monitor her path.
Eight nuclear reactors will be launched at four different sites across India during the 12th five year plan, announced the AEC chairman on Tuesday.
The ISRO will launch two Indian communication satellites, the GSat-7 and Insat-3d, in 2013 with the help of Arianespace.
On Monday, the Indian Mars Orbiter Mission program crossed an important milestone with the successful test firing for the first time of the liquid apogee motor.
Nuclear power generation in India increased by 23 percent over the previous year, said the chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission, R. K. Sinha.
At 2:48 a.m. (IST) on Saturday, India’s 50-year-old space program rocketed into history when it launched its heaviest communication satellite, the 3,400 kg GSat-10.
India’s second mission to the moon, Chandrayaan-2, which was tentatively slated for launch in 2014 could be delayed, said ISRO chairman K. Radhakrishnan.
The Indian Space Research Organization launched its historic 100th mission to space on Sunday from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota.
The first man to step on the surface of moon, 82-year-old Neil Armstrong, passed away on Saturday.