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ISRO calls off GSLV D-5 launch from ‪Sriharikota‬ after fuel leakage


Sriharikota: ISRO on Monday called off the launch of rocket GSLV D-5 carrying a satellite from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre here due to fuel leak.
"We are calling off the launch of GSLV D-5 due to

Countdown for GSLV-D5 launch to begin at 11.50 AM on Sunday


Chennai: The 29-hour countdown for the launch of GSLV-D5, powered by indigenous cryogenic upper stage and carrying communication satellite GSAT-14, from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh will begin on Su

Mars Mission under attack

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Thiruvananthapuram: Expectedly, former ISRO chairman G. Madhavan Nair calling the upcoming Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) a “publicity stunt” has been controversial.
MOM is ISRO’s first interplanetary mi

Manmohan Singh to witness historic PSLV launch


The stage is all set for Isro’s 100th mission. The launch of the PSLV-C21 from Sriharikota at 9.51 am on Sunday will be a historical and memorable occasion for the Indian Space Research Organisation.

ISRO to build third launchpad at Sriharikota

With plans for 60 missions over the next five years, ISRO will develop a third launchpad at its spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh to meet the growing demand.

"We are planning to have a third

Indian rocket successfully launches Risat-1 satellite

On an early Thursday morning, an Indian rocket successfully launched into orbit a microwave Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) from Sriharikota.

The indigenous Risat-1, with a life span of five years,

New ISRO centre to control spy satellite launch


The Indian rocket that will carry the 1,850 kg indigenous surveillance satellite - Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) - to the skies in April will be controlled by the new mission control centre at Sri

Countdown for launch of PSLV-C18 starts


The 50-hour countdown for the launch of Indo-French climate monitoring satellite Megha-Tropiques and three other nano satellites on board PSLV-C18 on October 12 from the spaceport of Sriharikota is

India to have one more satellite launch site


Amid requests from various countries for launch of their satellites, India has decided to set up one more launch site to expand its capacity in this aspect.

At a meeting held by the Prime Ministe

Isro blames side rockets; ‘carelessness’ in the air

Dec. 25: The strap-on boosters, which are attached to the side of the GSLV-F06, are suspected to have failed, causing the powerful rocket carrying the 2.3-tonne GSAT-5P to veer off course within a min

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