After Chandrayaan-1 and India’s first interplanetary mission ‘Mars Orbiter Mission’, the feasibility of future inter-planetary missions to Mars and Venus are under discussion and presently a study team is exploring various options and opportunities for such missions. Based on the recommendations of the study team, a plan for realising future interplanetary missions will be considered.
India presently has 38 indigenously manufactured satellites operational in orbit. It comprises of 12 Earth observation satellites (RESOURCESAT-1 & 2, CARTOSAT-1 & 2, CARTOSAT-2S … [ Read more ]
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is working on a Reusable Launch Vehicle-Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD). If all goes according to plan, the world will … [ Read more ]
Following are the significant achievements and details of the Innovative Programmes launched by the Department of Space during the year 2015: MARS Orbiter Mission: … [ Read more ]
The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr … [ Read more ]