Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV)

Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV)

The development of space technology has enabled countries to explore the vastness of the universe and enhance communication systems. One such remarkable achievement in India’s space program is the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV). This article dives into the specifications and technical details of GSLV, highlighting its key components and capabilities. Overview of GSLV (Geosynchronous … Read more

Next Generation Launch Vehicle (NGLV)

Next Generation Launch Vehicle (NGLV)

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is gearing up for its ambitious Next Generation Launch Vehicle (NGLV) project. The NGLV aims to revolutionize India’s space exploration capabilities by developing a highly advanced and cost-effective rocket. ISRO Chairman S. Somanath recently provided insights into the progress made by the agency in this regard. In this article, … Read more

International Conference on Spacecraft Mission Operations (SMOPS-2023)

International Conference on Spacecraft Mission Operations (SMOPS-2023)

The International Conference on Spacecraft Mission Operations (SMOPS-2023) is a highly anticipated event in the field of space exploration and operations. It is scheduled to begin at 09:15 AM IST on June 8, 2023. The conference aims to bring together experts, professionals, and enthusiasts from around the world to discuss and exchange knowledge on spacecraft … Read more

PSLV-XL Configuration

PSLV-XL Configuration

PSLV-XL Configuration: The PSLV-XL (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle – Extra Large) is an advanced configuration of the PSLV, the third-generation launch vehicle of India. It has earned the title of “the Workhorse of ISRO” due to its remarkable performance and consistent delivery of various satellites into orbit. In this article, we will explore the PSLV-XL … Read more

India’s NavIC: NavIC satellites offer 3-metre positioning accuracy

India's NavIC

India’s NavIC (Navigation for Indian Constellation) series of satellites offer a positioning accuracy of three meters, according to Dr. S Somanath, the Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). In a recent interview with WION, he emphasized the superior navigation, positioning, and timing services provided by the Indian satellites. With the capability to expand … Read more

NISAR would be launched in January 2024

NISAR would be launched in January 2024

NASA-ISRO SAR (NISAR) is a Low Earth Orbit (LEO) observatory being jointly developed by NASA and ISRO. It is expected that NISAR would be launched in January 2024. NISAR will map the entire globe in 12 days and provide spatially and temporally consistent data for understanding changes in Earth’s ecosystems, ice mass, vegetation biomass, sea level … Read more

Amateur Astronomers in ISRO Capture SN2023ixf: A Rare Celestial Event

Amateur Astronomers in ISRO Capture SN2023ixf

Amateur Astronomers in ISRO Capture SN2023ixf: Astronomy has always captivated our imagination, with the vastness of the universe holding countless wonders. Occasionally, rare celestial events occur, providing us with awe-inspiring spectacles that expand our understanding of the cosmos. In an impressive feat, amateur astronomers from the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) have recently captured the … Read more

Scientists Discover an Extreme Massive Giant and Most Dense Exoplanet

Scientists Discover an Extreme Massive Giant and Most Dense Exoplanet

Scientists Discover an Extreme Massive Giant and Most Dense Exoplanet: A new Jupiter-sized exoplanet with the highest density known to date, approximately 14 g/cm³, has been unearthed by an international team of scientists. Led by Prof. Abhijit Chakraborty from the Exoplanet Research Group of the Physical Research Laboratory (PRL) in Ahmedabad, India, the team, which … Read more

YUVIKA: ISRO Empowering School Children in Space Science and Technology

YUVIKA

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has initiated a unique program called “Young Scientist Programme” or “YUva VIgyani KAryakram” (YUVIKA). This program aims to provide young school children with a platform to develop basic knowledge about space technology, space science, and space applications. By engaging with the younger generation and introducing them to emerging trends … Read more

Enhancing Coastal Security: Empowering Fishermen with Two-Way Communication Transponders

In a bid to enhance coastal security and promote the welfare of fishermen, the Indian government has launched a significant initiative. Under this program, 3.5 lakh free-of-cost two-way communication transponders will be provided to fishermen along the coastal areas. These transponders, developed in collaboration with the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), will play a crucial … Read more