Indian space agency highlights in 2010

Thursday, 30 December 2010, 13:24 Hrs
Printer Print Email Email
Chennai:Major milestones of the Indian Space Research Organisation in 2010:


Launching sounding rockets to study annular solar eclipse. Successful testing of world's third largest solid propellant booster for GSLV Mark III.


Ice/water found on moon by Chandrayaan mission. Successful testing of advanced sounding rocket. Successful static testing of L110 liquid core engine for GSLV Mark III.

Signing of agreement with Russia for production of satellite navigation


GSLV rocket powered by ISRO-made cryogenic engine falls into the sea with GSAT-4 satellite.


India and South Korea agree to explore possibilities for cooperation in space sector.


PSLV rocket launches Cartosat-2B satellite and four other small satellites; INSAT-4B performance curtailed by 50 percent due to power glitch.


Finalisation of payloads for Chandrayaan-II.


Static testing of L110 liquid core stage for GSLV Mark III.


GSLV rocket disintegrates within seconds after lift off.
Source: IANS
Wipro opens third industrial
IT major Wipro Ltd on Thursday opened its centre of excellence for Industrial Internet of Things (..
IBM announces programme
n a bid to recognise the contribution of developers in the open source community, Information ..
Google's Gboard gets offline
Google is adding an Artificially Intelligent (AI) offline dictation feature on its Gboard keyb..
Facebook denies cyber attack
Facebook ruled out a cyber attack on its products Whatsapp, Instagram and Messenger, which suf..