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India to launch two foreign satellites mid Sept


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 22 (IANS) The Indian space agency is gearing up for the launch of two foreign satellites next month, said a top official Wednesday."The PSLV-C21 (the polar satellite ... Read more...

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ISRO to launch French satellite


April 3rd, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 3 (IANS) India will launch an advanced French remote sensing satellite, SPOT 6, with its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket later this year, a statement said ... Read more...

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China launches remote-sensing satellte


December 22nd, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 22 (IANS) China Thursday launched a high-resolution remote-sensing satellite -- Ziyuan I-02C -- from the Taiyuan satellite launch center in northern Shanxi province, Xinhua reported.Ziyuan I-02C has been ... Read more...

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China launches remote-sensing satellite


November 9th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 9 (IANS) China Wednesday successfully launched a remote-sensing satellite from its Taiyuan launch centre in northern Shanxi province, Xinhua reported.The Yaogan XII was sent into space aboard a ... Read more...

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China and Venezuela sign agreement for satellite construction


May 27th, 2011 - 5:12 am ICT by BNO News
CARCAS, VENEZUELA (BNO NEWS) -- China and Venezuela on Thursday signed an agreement for the construction of the South American country's second satellite, the state-run AVN news agency reported.China will provide support ... Read more...

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India’s latest satellite starts beaming pictures


April 29th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 28 (IANS) India's latest advanced remote sensing satellite Resourcesat-2 launched last week beamed its first set of pictures Thursday.In a statement, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said ... Read more...

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India’s latest satellite to beam pictures from Thursday


April 25th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 25 (IANS) India's latest advanced remote sensing satellite Resourcesat-2, launched last week, is all set to beam back pictures Thursday onwards, the Indian space agency said.A statement ... Read more...

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PSLV rocket blasts off with three satellites (Lead)


April 20th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), April 20 (IANS) India Wednesday successfully launched the advanced earth observation satellite Resourcesat-2, a move aimed at beefing up its remote sensing capability, and two ... Read more...

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India to launch advanced remote sensing satellite April 20


April 9th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 9 (IANS) India will launch an advanced remote sensing satellite April 20 to study and manage natural resources, the space agency announced Saturday.Preparations to launch the 1.2-tonne ... Read more...

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Indian space agency to now launch three satellites in April


March 9th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 9 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) proposes to launch the latest remote sensing satellite and two others in the second week of April, seeking ... Read more...

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Indian space agency postpones remote sensing satellite’s launch


February 24th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 24 (IANS) Not wanting to risk a failure of its lucrative Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) and to be doubly sure about the on-flight performance of the various subsystems, ... Read more...

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ISRO to launch satellites to boost transponder capacity


January 5th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 5 (IANS) To make up to the loss of two communication satellites in 2010 and some going out of service, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plans some quick ... Read more...

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ISRO to send up new communication satellite in 2010


November 10th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 10 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is expected to close 2010 with the launch of communication satellite GSAT-5P, which will replace the ageing INSAT 2E to ensure ... Read more...

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India launches five satellites at one go (Roundup)


July 12th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari JagannathanSriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), July 12 (IANS) In a flawless launch, five satellites, including the advanced high resolution cartography satellite Cartosat-2B, were placed in orbit Monday by India's space agency ... Read more...

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ISRO to launch more satellites this year


July 12th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), July 12 (IANS) After successfully placing five satellites in orbit Monday, India's space agency ISRO said it will launch more satellites this year and efforts were ... Read more...

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ISRO launches PSLV-C-15, successfully places Cartosat-2B, four other satellites in orbit


July 12th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), July 12 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Monday successfully launched the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C-15), which was carrying the remote sensing Cartosat-2B and four ... Read more...

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Countdown for Indian rocket launch progressing smoothly


July 11th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 11 (IANS) The countdown for Monday's launch of India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket carrying five satellites, including one for cartography, is progressing without a hitch, an official ... Read more...

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ISRO chairman prays for successful launch of PSLV-C15


July 11th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, July 11 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Chairman K. Radhakrishnan has offered prayers at the Tirumala temple in Andhra Pradesh for a successful launch of the satellite PSLV-C15.Radhakrishnan, ... Read more...

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PSLV launch put off due to technical glitch


April 29th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 29 (IANS) India has put off the launch of an advanced remote sensing satellite, fixed for May 9, after a technical glitch in its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle was ... Read more...

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India to launch two satellites to study climate change


October 18th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 18 (IANS) India will soon join a select space club by launching two dedicated satellites in polar orbit to study climate change through atmospheric research and detection of greenhouse ... Read more...

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India puts Oceansat-2, six European satellites in orbit (Roundup)


September 23rd, 2009 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) India consolidated its position as a leading global player in the space sector as it Wednesday launched its 16th remote-sensing satellite, the Rs.160-crore ... Read more...

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Switzerland hopes to launch more satellites from India


September 23rd, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) Sep 23 (IANS) Happy with the successful launch of its first satellite, Switzerland hopes to launch its second Cubesat, which is under development back home, also from the space ... Read more...

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India launches Oceansat-2, six European satellites (Third Lead)


September 23rd, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) India Wednesday successfully launched its 16th remote-sensing satellite, the Rs.160-crore ($32 million) Oceansat-2, to study oceans and climate, and six small European satellites ... Read more...

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India launches remote-sensing satellite Oceansat2 (Lead)


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) India successfully launched its 16th remote-sensing satellite Oceansat-2 and six small Europeans satellites on board a rocket that blasted off from here ... Read more...

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India launches remote-sensing satellite


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) India successfully launched its 16th remote-sensing satellite Oceansat-2 and six small European satellites on board a rocket that blasted off from here at 11.51 a.m. Wednesday. Read more...

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Launch of UAE satellite postponed


July 25th, 2009 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 25 (IANS) The launch of the United Arab Emirates' first remote sensing satellite DubaiSat-1, scheduled Saturday, has been postponed to July 29, WAM news agency reported. The Emirates Institution for Advanced ... Read more...

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China to launch sixth remote-sensing satellite


April 22nd, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Taiyuan (China), Apr.22 (ANI): China is scheduled to launch a new remote-sensing satellite into the space Wednesday, a spokesman with the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north Shanxi Province said.Both the satellite, ... Read more...

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Pak to launch first indigenous communications satellite in 2011


April 13th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr.13 (ANI): Pakistan's Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) will launch the country's first indigenously developed communications satellite on August 14, 2011.SUPARCO Director Dr. Mohammad Riaz Suddle revealed that the ... Read more...

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ISRO to launch Chandrayaan-I in September


July 24th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
By K G Vasuki Bangalore, July 24 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) will launch Chandrayaan-I, India''s maiden mission to the moon, in September. Talking to ANI in an exclusive interview on ... Read more...

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President, Vice President congratulate ISRO for successful launch of ten satellites


April 28th, 2008 - 9:43 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Apr 28 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil and Vice President Hamid Ansari on Monday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for the successful record breaking launch of the ... Read more...

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One PSLV rocket Monday will carry 10 satellites


April 27th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by admin
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, April 27 (IANS) One of the three "core alone" Polar Satellite Launch Vehicles (PSLV) to blast off Monday from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh will carry the heaviest luggage ... Read more...

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Satellites help map soil carbon flux


March 26th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 26 (ANI): Scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Tennessee have integrated soil science data with remote sensing through satellites to report soil carbon flux resulting ... Read more...

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ISRO to launch Israeli satellite Polaris today


January 21st, 2008 - 12:11 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Jan 21 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch an Israeli satellite Polaris from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota today.The 350-kg satellite will be launched by using the ... Read more...

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