Latest Indian Space Research Organisation Stories

2008-11-14 13:25:00

India’s first unmanned moon mission touched down on the moon on Friday, according to Indian Space Research Organization officials.

2008-11-13 11:25:00

India’s Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft successfully reached its final operational orbit around the Moon on 12 November 2008.

2008-11-10 11:40:55

Chandrayaan-1, the Indian Space Research Organization’s (ISRO) lunar orbiter, was captured into orbit around the Moon on 8 November. One day later, the spacecraft performed a maneuver that lowered the closest point of its orbit down to 200 km from the Moon.

2008-11-09 00:05:00

India celebrated the success of its first satellite to escape Earth’s gravitational field and reach the Moon on Saturday.

2008-11-05 08:05:00

India’s Chandrayaan 1 spacecraft is positioning itself to begin orbiting the Moon.

2008-10-22 06:40:00

Chandrayaan-1, India’s first mission to the Moon, was successfully launched earlier this morning from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SHAR) in Sriharikota, India.

2008-10-21 08:30:00

India is counting down the days until the launch of its first unmanned mission to the moon. The move will mark a giant catch-up step with Japan and China in the fast-developing Asian space race.

2008-10-07 10:45:40

India’s space program official M. Annadurai told reporters on Tuesday that the only obstacle between the country and its first unmanned mission to the moon would be the weather.

2008-09-22 00:00:09

By Mahendra Ved WHEN the first man landed on the moon, he found an enterprising Indian welcoming him to dine at his eatery. So goes a popular joke. Come end-October, the joke could begin to get real.

2008-09-10 00:00:20

SpectraTime awarded 4 M contract to supply Rubidium Spaceclocks to the Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System SpectraTime, a company of the Orolia group (NYSE Alternext Paris - FR0010501015 - ALORO), today announced the award of a contract valued at approximately 4 million to supply Rubidium Space Clocks to the Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System (IRNSS).

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