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A 12-12-12 launch for Indo-French satellite


September 12th, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 12 (IANS) The Indian space agency, which scored a century in space missions Sunday, has set a 12-12-12 launch date to send an Indo-French satellite into space ... Read more...

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India’s next moon mission banks on Russia, no Mars race with China: ISRO chief (Lead)


September 9th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) Sep 9 (IANS) India's second moon mission will depend on Russia's decision after a failed inter-planetary mission with China, said India's space agency chief Sunday, a ... Read more...

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BrahMos Aerospace to make cryogenic engines for Indian rockets


January 30th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 30 (IANS) Missile makers BrahMos Aerospace will manufacture the cryogenic engine once the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) perfects the technology, said a senior official Sunday.The company is also ... Read more...

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Rocket failure: ISRO awaits data from Russia


January 28th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Jan 28 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is awaiting data analysis from Russia, who supplied the cryogenic engine, to finalise its report on the failure of ... Read more...

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India to find reasons for its rockets’ failures


December 31st, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Chennai, Dec 31 (IANS) India will analyse the flight data of its heavy rockets, including the geo-synchronous satellite launch vehicle (GSLV-F06) that broke up on Christmas Day, to find out reasons ... Read more...

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India’s heavy rocket broke up when connectors snapped: ISRO (Lead)


December 31st, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Chennai, Dec 31 (IANS) India's heavy rocket broke up midair on Christmas day when onboard connectors that transmit signals snapped inadvertently, the space agency said Friday."The inadvertent snapping of 10 connectors ... Read more...

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Snapping of connectors led to rocket’s failure


December 31st, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Chennai, Dec 31 (IANS) The snapping of connectors carrying command signals has been found to be the primary cause of India's rocket failure on Christmas day, the space agency said Friday."The ... Read more...

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Rocket failure hits India’s prospects in satellite launch market


December 29th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Dec 29 (IANS) India's prospects of hard-selling its capability to launch commercial satellites received a setback when one of its heavy rockets exploded on Christmas day due to ... Read more...

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Undaunted by rocket’s failure, India plans 30 satellite launches (Lead)


December 28th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 28 (IANS) India Tuesday announced plans to launch 30 remote sensing satellites in the next 10 years, undaunted by the failed launch of a rocket that was to place ... Read more...

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Hardware defect suspected for Indian rocket’s failure (Lead)


December 26th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Dec 26 (IANS) Initial analysis of the data from Saturday's aborted launch of an Indian rocket indicated a hardware defect might have forced the destruction of the geosynchronous ... Read more...

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Indian rocket mission fails, second this year (Second Intro Night Lead)


December 25th, 2010 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Jagannathan Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Dec 25 (IANS) India's space programme suffered a second successive blow in 2010 as an advanced communication satellite - GSAT-5P - exploded within a minute of ... Read more...

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Indian rocket explodes minute after launch (Third Lead)


December 25th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Shririharikota, Dec 25 (IANS) India's ambitious space programme suffered a major setback as an advanced communication satellite exploded within a minute after its launch from here on Christmas day Saturday.A stunned ... Read more...

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Indian rocket fails to put satellite in orbit (Lead)


December 25th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota, Dec 25 (IANS) India's space programme suffered a serious setback Saturday as its rocket failed to put an advanced communication satellite, GSAT-5P, in the intended orbit.Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) ... Read more...

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India to launch advanced communications satellite Dec 25 (Lead)


December 22nd, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 22 (IANS) With investigations into a leak in a rocket engine's valve providing satisfactory results Wednesday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will celebrate Christmas by launching an advanced ... Read more...

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Indian rocket’s cryogenic engine valve is fine: ISRO


December 22nd, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 22 (IANS) With investigations on a leak in a rocket engine's valve providing satisfactory results, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) was Wednesday readying for the launch of an ... Read more...

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ISRO to decide on delayed rocket launch Wednesday


December 21st, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 21 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will Wednesday take a decision on the delayed rocket launch, meant to put an advanced communications satellite into orbit, after getting ... Read more...

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Indian agency set to launch heaviest satellite for telecom, TV


December 16th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Jagannathan Chennai, Dec 16 (IANS) Scientists at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) were set to launch their heaviest satellite from near here Monday to retire an old one sent ... Read more...

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India to launch advanced communication satellite Dec 20


December 13th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 13 (IANS) India will Dec 20 launch the advanced GSAT-5P communication satellite that will replace the ageing INSAT 2E and ensure continuity of telecom and television services, an official ... Read more...

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Sarkozy to address ISRO scientists


December 1st, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 1 (IANS) Indian space agency ISRO is gearing up to host French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his wife Carla Bruni at its headquarters here Saturday and will interact with ... Read more...

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ISRO successfully tests propellants system of GSLV-M III


September 9th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by ANI
Mahendragiri (Tamil Nadu), Sep. 9 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) successfully tested the propellant system of the body's soon-to-be launch mega vehicle, in the Tamil Nadu's Mahendragiri district on ... Read more...

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India tests heavy rocket’s liquid core stage successfully


September 8th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 8 (IANS) India successfully conducted the second static test of liquid core stage for developing the advanced version of heavy rockets, the country's space agency said Wednesday. "The second static ... Read more...

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India’s second moon mission to carry five instruments


August 30th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 30 (IANS) India's second moon mission in 2013 will carry five scientific instruments on board the spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 that will also have a lander and a rover to ride ... Read more...

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ISRO chief offers prayers at Tirupathi after successful five satellite launch


July 13th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by ANI
Tirupathi (Andhra Pradesh), July 13 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) chief K. Radhakrishnan worshipped at the Lord Venkateswara Temple at Tirumala here on Monday night, hours after successfully overseeing the ... Read more...

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India hopes to launch ‘Chandrayaan-2′ by 2013


June 30th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, June 30 (ANI): The Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) K Radhakrishnan has said India is preparing to launch its second moon mission 'Chandrayaan-2' by 2013."The Chandrayaan-2 we ... Read more...

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ISRO to launch university-built nano satellite


June 26th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 26 (IANS) The Indian space agency will be launching a nano satellite being built by the SRM University here after testing, an official Saturday said. "The satellite is being built ... Read more...

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GSLV D3 Launch Fails, Thwarting ISRO Mission


April 15th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sriharikota, Apr 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The dream of the ISRO scientists and the country in general to set a landmark in cryogenic engine technology failed miserably today as GSLV - ... Read more...

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India’s ambitious GSLV-D3 launch fails


April 15th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Apr 15 (ANI): India's ambitious launch of Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-D3) failed here on Thursday.The GSLV D3 rocket powered by an indigenous cryogenic engine was blasted ... Read more...

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Countdown on for rocket launch with Indian cyro engine (Lead)


April 15th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 14 (IANS) The countdown to the launch of a 50-metre, tall, 416-tonne rocket with an Indian cryogenic engine to inject an advanced communication satellite in the geo-synchronous ... Read more...

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Countdown begins for rocket launch with Indian cryo engine


April 14th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 14 (IANS) The countdown to launch a heavy rocket with an Indian cryogenic engine to inject an advanced communication satellite in the geo-synchronous orbit began Wednesday at the Sriharikota ... Read more...

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India to send two astronauts in space: ISRO


April 14th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) India will send two astronauts into space using an indigenous rocket and an announcement for this is likely to be made within a couple of months, ... Read more...

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India to launch advanced communication satellite April 15 (Second Lead)


April 7th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 7 (IANS) India will launch an advanced geostationary communication satellite April 15, using for the first time an indigenously built cryogenic engine in a heavier rocket and thus join ... Read more...

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India set to launch heavy communication satellite April 15 (Lead)


April 7th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 7 (IANS) India is all ready to launch its heavy geostationary communication satellite April 15 using the indigenously built cryogenic engine and thus join the elite space club of ... Read more...

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Satellite rocket with indigenous engine to be launched in April


March 23rd, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 23 (IANS) India will join an elite club of five nations in April when a rocket carrying a satellite blasts off using an indigenous cryogenic engine, an Indian Space ... Read more...

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ISRO conducts liquid core test of GSLV-Mk III launch vehicle in Tamil Nadu


March 6th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
By JaikumarTirunelveli (Tamil Nadu), March 6 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully conducted the static test of its L110 liquid core stage of the GSLV Mk III (Geo-synchronous Satellite ... Read more...

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GSLV Mk III to enhance India’s launch capacity: ISRO chief


November 14th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Tirupati, Nov 14 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) chief K. Radhakrishnan said here on Saturday that India is developing the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV Mk III) ... Read more...

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