Friday, February 22, 2019

ISRO plans technology demonstration of Reusable Launch Vehicle mission by mid-May

  Indian Space Research Organisation is planning the technology demonstration of its Reusable Launch Vehicle, expected to make space missions economically viable, by mid-May. The flight integration of the Reusable Launch Vehicle-Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD) is almost...

India’s GPS version will be a boon for other nations as well

What was ISRO’s recent satellite launch aimed at?  On Thursday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) launched the sixth navigation satellite of the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS). The system consists of a constellation...

India’s RLV-TD Likely to Touch Record Mach 5 Speeds

  The Reusable Launch Vehicle-Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD), whose launch is planned for May this year, will also be the first Indian ‘aircraft structure’ to fly up to Mach 5 speeds, according to ISRO officials. To...

Indian Space Technology maturing faster and catching up with the West

Indians are obsessed with record keeping. The Guinness World Records issues certificates for quirky achievements like having the longest moustache, owning the longest ear hair, and for the most persistent letter writer. But recently when...

Why India’s Own Navigation Satellite System Will Be A Boost For Its Armed Forces

The Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) is a step closer to reality with the launch of the seventh and final satellite of the system—the IRNSS-IG. With this, India will now have its own...

An Indian challenge to China in Space?

Source:-An Indian challenge to China in Space? China is clinically analysing the successful and cost-effective launch of 104 satellites in one go by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), as well as the outcome of...

US launch companies are so scared of India’s Space success they’re trying to ban...

While the US ambassador to India praised the growing U.S.-India cooperation in space, another ‘space race’, reminiscent of the US-Russia contest to reach the moon first, seems likely. ISRO managed to launch 4 American satellites...

China needs to learn from India on space commerce, says its state-run media after...

Source:-China needs to learn from India on space commerce, says its state-run media after ISRO’s record launch Is India beating China in its own game — building a low-price, efficient and increasingly reliable model in...

Here’s the real reason why ISRO is looking so good in space business right...

Source:-Here’s the real reason why ISRO is looking so good in space business right now In February, India broke a record. The Indian Space Research Organisation launched a whopping 104 satellites into orbit, besting the...

Price War in Space: India Adopts Technologies to Reduce Satellite Launch Cost

Source:-Price War in Space: India Adopts Technologies to Reduce Satellite Launch Cost Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) says it is working on a project to double the load carrying capacity of all its rockets. With...