Tag: ISRO

CBI files charge sheet against former Secretary of Space and ED of Antrix Corporation

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation today filed a chargesheet in the Court of Special Judge, CBI cases at the Patiala House Courts in the capital against G Madhavan Nair, ex-Secretary, Department of Space and Chairman, ISRO & Antrix, K. R. Sridhara Murthi, former Executive Director of Antrix Corporation Ltd, the then

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ISRO launches PSLV-C34 with record 20 satellites

Newsroom24x7 Staff Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) today successfully launch PSLV-C34, carrying a record 20 satellites in a single mission including the Cartosat-2 series satellite and 19 co-passenger satellites. In a Congratulatory message to A.S. Kiran Kumar, Chairman of ISRO, President of India Pranab Mukherjee congratulated has said, “My heartiest congratulations to you and your

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ISRO: India’s Reusable Launch Vehicle successfully flight tested

.Newsroom24x7 Desk Sriharikota: ISRO today successfully flight tested India’s first winged body aerospace vehicle operating in hypersonic flight regime. In this experimental mission, the HS9 solid rocket booster carrying RLV-TD lifted off from the First Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota at 07:00hr IST. After a successful flight of 91.1 second, HS9 burn

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India to build satellite tracking station in Vietnam, with access to images of China region

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : A satellite tracking system with India, which could provide a vigil on China’s activities, especially in the China mainland and South China Sea territory, would soon be more than just a wishful thinking, as India is all set to build a tracking station in Vietnam, which would offer India the

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PSLV places six satellites from Singapore in orbit

Newsroom24x7 Desk Sriharikota: 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. The other five satellites were co. passenger payloads. PSLV-C29 launched all the six

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ISRO begins countdown for launch of Milestone Mission Astrosat

Newsroom24x7 Desk Chennai : Indian rocket carrying seven satellites which is scheduled for a launch on September 28 began its countdown procedures today. Ahead of 50 hours before the launch, this rocket aims to put in six foriegn satellites along with India’s ASTROSAT, making it a total of seven, into their respective orbits. ASTROSAT is

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GSLV-D6 is ready for launch from Sriharikota

Newsroom24x7 Desk GSLV-D6 is the ninth flight of India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV). It is also the fifth developmental flight of GSLV. This is the third time the indigenously developed Cryogenic Upper Stage (CUS) is being carried on-board during a GSLV flight. GSLV-D6 flight is significant since it intends to continue the testing of

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U.S.-India Space Security Cooperation: A Partnership for the 21st Century

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Frank A. Rose, Assistant Secretary, US Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance Thursday underscored a renewed U.S.-India Partnership and said ensuring the long-term sustainability and security of the outer space environment is one of the challenges that the United States and India are uniquely situated to address together. Rose, who

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Ultra Wide Band systems, modern communication & Indian space scientists

Newsroom24x7 Desk Chandigarh, Feb. 2: Chandigarh, Feb. 2: Ultra Wide Band (UWB) systems, with their main passive components–the antenna and filter–are gaining world-wide popularity in modern communication era, particularly for short and medium range communications. Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic

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