Tag: Gaganyaan

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  • Ecstasy and Agony

    Ecstasy and Agony

    It is no ambitious pipe-dream, ISRO scientists have been working hard to develop the sophisticated and complex technologies required for Gaganyaan and the GSLV Mk-III launch vehicle that will propel the homebuilt capsule to its ethereal destination.

    December 30, 2018
  • Cabinet approves Rs 10,000 crore budget to send 3 Indians to space for 7 days by 2022

    Cabinet approves Rs 10,000 crore budget to send 3 Indians to space for 7 days by 2022

    If successful, India would be the fourth nation to achieve the feat after the US, Russia and China.

    December 28, 2018
  • Gaganyaan: France to share expertise with ISRO for India’s manned space mission

    Gaganyaan: France to share expertise with ISRO for India’s manned space mission

    France has offered India its expertise in space medicine, astronaut health monitoring, life support and radiation protection for India's proposed manned space mission.

    September 7, 2018
  • Chasing a mirage

    Chasing a mirage

    India has miles to go before planning a manned space flight. Only three nations, Russia, the USA and China have so far been able to achieve manned space missions. India does not even have the facilities to train astronauts.

    September 5, 2018