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NTU Launches Nano & Pico Satellites

Designed and built by students and researchers at NTU, the satellites VELOX-I and VELOX-PIII are now orbiting 650 km above the Earth.

ISRO Launches Historic 100th Mission, Watched By PM Singh

The Indian Space Research Organization launched its historic 100th mission to space on Sunday from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota.

ISRO Launches India’s First Radar Imaging Satellite, RISAT-1

India’s space program took a giant leap on Thursday morning at 5.47 a.m. (IST) with the successful launch of the country’s heaviest remote sensing satellite, RISAT-1.

Indian Mars Mission Receives Ten-Fold Budget Increase To Rs. 125 Crores

India's mission to Mars received a major boost on Friday during the Union Budget announcement, with the budgetary allocation rocketing more than ten-fold to Rs. 125 crores (US$24.9 million).

The Megha-Tropiques Launch: A New Chapter In India’s 48-Year Space Program

On Wednesday, the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle thundered off the launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota, carrying the Indo-French Megha-Tropiques satellite as a co-passenger.

Singapore Launches Its First Micro-Satellite Into Space

Singapore's first indigenous micro-satellite, X-SAT, lifted off on board India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C16 at 10.12am Indian Standard Time today.