Latest Indian human spaceflight program Stories
Indian space engineers who launched a rocket with new booster technology on Thursday lost contact with it soon after lift-off, causing a major blow to the countryâ€™s ambitions of space exploration.
A top official said Wednesday that India will launch its first manned space mission in 2016 in an effort to match space pioneers such as Russia and the United States.
India announced Wednesday the launch of seven satellites in a single day.
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) plans to launch two people into space for seven days, the planning commission announced on Friday, marking the approval of the nationâ€™s first astronaut launch.