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June 23, 2017
PSLV-C38 successfully launches 31 satellites in a single flight
ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C38 successfully launched the 712 kg Cartosat-2 Series Satellite along with 30 co-passenger satellites today from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota. This is the thirty ninth consecutively successful mission of PSLV.
June 5, 2017
First developmental flight of India's GSLV Mk III successfully launches GSAT-19 satellite
The first developmental flight (GSLV MkIII-D1) of India's heavy lift launch vehicle GSLV Mk-III was successfully conducted today (June 05, 2017) evening from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota with the launch of GSAT-19 satellite.
May 5, 2017
GSLV successfully launches South Asia Satellite
India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F09) successfully launched the 2230 kg South Asia Satellite (GSAT-9) into its planned Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) today (May 05, 2017). Today's launch of GSLV was its eleventh and took place from the Second Launch Pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR (SDSC SHAR), Sriharikota, the spaceport of India.
February 15, 2017
PSLV-C37 / Cartosat-2 Series Satellite
India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, in its thirty ninth flight (PSLV-C37), launches the 714 kg Cartosat-2 series satellite for earth observation and 103 co-passenger satellites together weighing about 663 kg at lift-off into a 505 km polar Sun Synchronous Orbit (SSO).
August 28, 2016
Successful flight testing of ISRO’s Scramjet Engine technology demonstrator
The first experimental mission of ISRO’s Scramjet Engine towards the realisation of an Air Breathing Propulsion System was successfully conducted today from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota.
June 22, 2016
PSLV-C34 successfully launches 20 satellites in a single flight
In its thirty sixth flight (PSLV-C34), ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle successfully launched the 727.5 kg Cartosat-2 Series Satellite along with 19 co-passenger satellites...
April 28, 2016
PSLV-C33 successfully launches
In its thirty fifth flight (PSLV-C33), ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle successfully launched the 1425 kg IRNSS-1G, the seventh satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) today afternoon from Satish Dhawan Space..
March 10, 2016
PSLV-C32 successfully launches India's Sixth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1F
In its thirty fourth flight, ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C32, successfully launched the 1,425 kg IRNSS-1F, the sixth satellite in the IRNSS...
February 19, 2016
Sir Richard Branson unveils Virgin Galactic’s new spaceship named VSS Unity by professor Stephen Hawking
Virgin Galactic, the privately-funded space company owned by Virgin Group and Abu Dhabi’s Aabar Investments PJS, today unveiled...
January 20, 2016
PSLV-C31 Successfully Launches India's Fifth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1E
ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C31, successfully launched the 1425 kg IRNSS-1E, the fifth satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System...
December 16, 2015
PSLV successfully launches six satellites from Singapore
In its thirty second flight conducted from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC), SHAR, Sriharikota today evening (December 16, 2015), ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C29 successfully launched six satellites from Singapore, including the 400 kg TeLEOS-1, the primary satellite.
July 12, 2015
PSLV successfully launches five UK satellites
In its thirtieth flight, conducted from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota today night (July 10, 2015), ISRO's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C28 successfully launched three identical DMC3 commercial Earth Observation Satellites, along with two smaller satellites from United Kingdom, into a polar Sun Synchronous Orbit which was very close to the intended orbit of 647 km height. The five satellites together weighed about 1440 kg at lift-off.
September 24, 2014
India's Mars Mission: History Created
Indian Air Force's Mirage 2000 upgrade programme has started fructifying. The first two have arrived in Jamnagar from Istres, France at around 2:15 pm, yesterday. Flown by IAF pilots from France to India via Greece, Egypt and Qatar over a period of seven days.