Terming this a "major reform", Sivan said the private sector can also be part of the inter-planetary missions of the ISRO
25 Jun 2020 10:26 AM
Sivan also stated that Chandrayaan-3's configuration will be almost similar to Chandrayaan-2 but will have a rover with a propulsion module.
01 Jan 2020 3:07 PM
ISRO Chairman K Sivan and other scientists greeted each other as all 10 satellites were injected into the desired orbit.
11 Dec 2019 4:58 PM
'Our own orbiter had located Vikram Lander, we had already declared that on our website, you can go back and see,' said Sivan.
04 Dec 2019 10:11 AM
ISRO chief K Sivan said a large number of advance satellite launches are planned in the coming months.
02 Nov 2019 1:35 PM
While Sivan was on his way to his seat, other passengers clapped and he was seen waving his hand back with a beaming smile on his face.
06 Oct 2019 11:32 AM
Gaganyaan mission is India's first manned mission to space.
26 Sep 2019 3:32 PM
'In one week (success) percentage has increased by three per cent,' a former official made sarcastic comment.
23 Sep 2019 10:26 AM
As a part of the exercise, India will send two unmanned missions — one in 2020 another in July 2021 — to space.
22 Sep 2019 5:47 AM
Gaganyaan, the country's first human mission to space, was announced by PM Narendra Modi last year during his Independence Day speech.
21 Sep 2019 2:14 PM
After revolving around the Earth's orbit for nearly 23 days, the craft began its journey to the moon on August 14.
10 Sep 2019 11:21 AM
'It had hard-landing very close to planned (touch-down) site as per the images sent by the on-board camera of the orbiter,' ISRO said.
09 Sep 2019 1:57 PM
ISRO earlier lost contact with the Vikram Lander, minutes before its touchdown on the lunar surface in the early hours on Saturday.
09 Sep 2019 9:04 AM
“Yes, we have located the lander on the lunar surface. It must have been a hard-landing,” Mr Sivan said.
09 Sep 2019 3:43 AM
However, with 'right orientation' it can still generate power and recharge batteries with solar panels, he added.
08 Sep 2019 5:08 PM
Much science is expected from Chandrayaan-2, the mother ship, which will continue to circle the moon at a distance of 100 km.
08 Sep 2019 7:23 AM
Only half of the lunar missions involving landing on moon surface have succeeded in the last six decades, according to NASA.
08 Sep 2019 6:53 AM
Scientists also pointed out that the communication link snapped as the lander collided with a large mound after deviating from its path.
08 Sep 2019 6:14 AM
You have done a big service to nation, PM Modi tells scientists.
08 Sep 2019 2:26 AM
Sivan said the setback won’t affect India’s space programme including its first manned mission, Gaganyaan.
07 Sep 2019 9:32 PM