GSLV Successfully Launches India’s Latest Communication Satellite GSAT-6

August 29, 2015 0

ISRO had successfully deployed the India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle, equipped with the indigenous Cryogenic Upper Stage (CUS), successfully launched GSAT-6, the country’s latest communication satellite, into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO).
The launch took place from the Second Launch Pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR (SDSC SHAR), Sriharikota, the spaceport of India. This […]

GSLV Mark III experimental launch successful

December 19, 2014 0

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully launched its first test flight of its newest rocket GSLV Mark-III from Sriharikota today morning. After lift-off at 9:30AM from the second launch pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre, the module separated from the rocket at an altitude of 126km and re-entered Earth’s atmosphere.
This rocket refers by […]

PM to witness PSLV launch today at Sriharikota

June 30, 2014 0

[ June 30, 2014; ]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to witness the launch of ISRO’s PSLV C-23 at Sriharikota today. He said his government is committed to give impetus to the country’s space programme.

The Prime Minister met senior scientists and ISRO chairman Radhakrishnan who has given him a brief presentation on India’s space programme. He has visited the First […]

PSLV-C23 is ready for lift-off from Sriharikota, Nellore

June 24, 2014 0

[ June 30, 2014; ] ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle C23 is scheduled for launching on June 30th  at 09:49 hours IST from Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota. PSLV-C23 is going to carry five foreign satellites from Canada, France, Germany, and Singapore.

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French Earth Observation Satellite SPOT-7 which is of 714kg is the main payload. AISAT […]

GSLV-D5 Launch from SHAR Nellore Called-Off

August 20, 2013 0

The Launch of the GSLV-D5 scheduled for 16:50 hrs on 19th August, 2013 ws called off, as a leak was observed in the UH25 fuel system of the liquid second stage, during the pre-launch pressurisation phase on the vehicle, just two hours before the scheduled lift-off.
The propellants are being drained from the Cryogenic Stage, Liquid […]

PSLV-C22 Successfully Launches IRNSS-1A from Sriharikota, Nellore

July 2, 2013 0

ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C22, successfully launched IRNSS-1A, the first satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS), in the early morning hours of today (July 2, 2013) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. This is the twenty third consecutively successful mission of PSLV. The ‘XL’ configuration of PSLV was used for the […]

President inaugurates new mission control room in SHAR, Nellore

January 3, 2012 0

Indian President Smt Pratibha Patil inaugurated the newly built mission control room at SHAR, Sriharikota, Nellore. The mission control room has facilities like state of the art mission control hall, multi-channel CCTV, realtime network, VIP gallery, video conferencing, mission executive room, commentator room, etc and is linked to other ISRO ground stations in India.

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