ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle C23 is scheduled for launching on June 30th at 09:49 hours IST from Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota. PSLV-C23 is going to carry five foreign satellites from Canada, France, Germany, and Singapore. French Earth Observation … Continue reading PSLV-C23 is ready for lift-off from Sriharikota, Nellore
The first phase of the Mars Orbitor Mission (MOM) a.k.a Mangalyaan was successful yesterday (5th Nov 2013 at 14:38 IST) as the PSLV C-25 successfully put the MOM spacecraft precisely into an elliptical orbit of earth, extremely close to the … Continue reading Mangalyaan launch from SHAR in Nellore successful
Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) is ISRO’s first interplanetary mission to planet Mars with the 1350 kg spacecraft designed to orbit Mars in an elliptical orbit of 372 km by 80,000 km. The primary driving technological objective of the Rs450 crore … Continue reading Mangalyaan: From Nellore to Mars. Good Luck SHAR!
The Launch of the GSLV-D5 scheduled for 16:50 hrs on 19th August, 2013 ws called off, as a leak was observed in the UH25 fuel system of the liquid second stage, during the pre-launch pressurisation phase on the vehicle, just … Continue reading GSLV-D5 Launch from SHAR Nellore Called-Off
The launch campaign for GSLV-D5/ GSAT14 mission commenced on 31.01.2013. Further campaign activities are in progress. The Launch is scheduled at 16:50 Hrs. (IST) on 19.08.2013 from Satish Dhawan Space Center (SHAR) at Sriharikota in Nellore district. Launch Vehicle Integration … Continue reading GSLV-D5 rocket getting ready to take off from Sriharikota, Nellore with GSAT 14 satellite
Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV – C22, will launch India’s first dedicated navigational satellite IRNSS-1A on July 01, 2013 at 23:41 hrs (IST) from SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota, SPSR Nellore District. Status as on 27th June: Launch rehearsal is in progress. Global … Continue reading PSLV C-22 to launch IRNSS-1A from Sriharikota, Nellore
Indian President Smt Pratibha Patil inaugurated the newly built mission control room at SHAR, Sriharikota, Nellore. The mission control room has facilities like state of the art mission control hall, multi-channel CCTV, realtime network, VIP gallery, video conferencing, mission executive room, commentator room, etc and is linked to other ISRO ground stations in India. Future rocket launching missions like Chandrayaan-2 and GSLV Mark-3 will be controlled and monitored from this mission control room. Continue reading President inaugurates new mission control room in SHAR, Nellore
Satish Dhawan Space Center, popularly known as SHAR in Sriharikota, Nellore became the overall champion in ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) employees sports meet here. About 500 ISRO employees from its 11 centers across India participated in the Inter Sports Meet – 2011 held in two phases from Dec 20 to 30 here. Vikram Sarabhai Space Center (VSSC), Thiruvananthapuram stood second while Satellite Applications Center (SAT), Ahmedabad stood in third place. Continue reading SHAR Nellore is the overall champion in ISRO sports