March 6, 2015
Guest lectures, business quiz, robotics events, stock market workshop and many such events dominated day two of Anokha 2015 on Friday. It’s a tech fest conducted at Amrita University and The Hi...
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February 12, 2015
A SpaceX rocket blasted off on Wednesday to put a U.S. satellite into deep space, where it will keep tabs on solar storms and image Earth from nearly 1 million miles (1.6 million km) away.I...
December 9, 2014
India has a new bird in the sky — the communication satellite GSAT-16 that was successfully launched aboard Europe’s Ariane 5 rocket in the early hours of Sunday. GSAT-16 has 48 transponders, the...
November 4, 2014
The Virgin Galactic spaceship is designed to take tourists on a fleeting thrill ride through the lower reaches of space. On the way back down, the tail sections of the rocket-powered ship ar...
September 26, 2014
The date of its launch depends on an earlier flight of the PSLV-C26.
August 28, 2014
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has announced the launch its $7 billion Space Launch System (SLS) - the heavy-lift, exploration class rocket under development - by...
June 30, 2014
PSLV-C23 places five satellites in orbit; PM congratulates ISRO
March 28, 2014
A forerunner to the Human Space Flight programme
January 17, 2014
Kavya is the lone Indian woman flight test engineer on the team developing Boeing’s commercial space exploration flight for NASA
January 7, 2014
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) supplied the cryogenic fuel tanks and the cryo stage structures that formed part of the GSLV-D5, which was successfully launched on Sunday, the public enterprise h...
March 5, 2015
The Indian Space Research Organisation has postponed the launch of IRNSS-1D, its fourth navigational satellite, from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota, scheduled for March 9.A tec...
January 2, 2015
A protégé of Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, he was part of the illustrious band of scientists who initiated India’s satellite research programme.
November 6, 2014
The hangar that housed Virgin Galactic's ill-fated SpaceShipTwo is empty, but at a manufacturing plant just down the road technicians on Wednesday were back at work putting together an identica...
October 17, 2014
The range of the long-range subsonic missile missile, which can carry both nuclear and conventional warheads, can be extended up to 1,000 km. The low-altitude-flying Nirbhay has high manoeuvring capability and will follow various pre-commanded way points during the development trial on Friday.
September 6, 2014
Desikan Krishnan shares his experience as a photojournalist, highlighting the hits, the misses, the goof-ups and the people.
August 9, 2014
China on Saturday successfully launched a remote-sensing satellite to carry out scientific experiments and provide early alerts about natural disasters.The Yaogan XX satellite blasted off a...
April 10, 2014
Israel’s Defence Ministry said on Thursday that it has successfully launched a new observation satellite into orbit, one which is expected to be used to observe Iran and hostile militant groups in...
March 1, 2014
The Union Cabinet approved on Friday an increase in the estimate for developing the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mark III version from Rs. 2,498 crore to Rs. 2,962.78 crore.<...
January 11, 2014
Commencement of a new chapter in the aviation sector as DGCA certifies the GAGAN system to RNP0.1 (Required Navigation Performance 0.1 Nautical Mile) service level.
January 2, 2014
Will 2014 see a 20-year-old Indian space dream come true? January 5 should tell whether years of ISRO’s toil and tears will fructify and usher India into a select club of countries — those with th...