ISRO

IASGateAdmin | 20, Feb 2020

ADITHYA L-1 MISSION

Why in News? The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is also preparing to send its first scientific expedition to study…

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IASGateAdmin | 11, Jan 2020

NEW SPACE AGE- ISRO

Context: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has recently announced that, nearly 20 space missions will be launched in the…

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IASGateAdmin | 12, Dec 2019

PSLV-C48/RISAT-2BR1

Why in News? PSLV-C48 successfully launched RISAT-2BR1 and nine commercial satellites from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SHAR), Sriharikota. About the…

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IASGateAdmin | 05, Dec 2019

ISRO’S SECOND SPACEPORT AT…

Why in News? The ISRO has commenced land acquisition for its second launchpad in Kulasekarapattinam, a town in the Thoothukudi…

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IASGateAdmin | 28, Sep 2019

PROJECT NETRA

Why in news? ISRO has initiated ‘Project NETRA’ – an early warning system in space to detect debris and other…

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IASGateAdmin | 28, Sep 2019

CHANDRAYAAN-2’S VIKRAM LANDER HAD…

Why in News? S. space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has officially said moon lander Vikram had a…

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IASGateAdmin | 26, Sep 2019

METHANE-POWERED ROCKET ENGINE

Why in News? ISRO is planning to develop methane-powered rocket engines. LOX Methane Engines: The space agency is developing two…

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IASGateAdmin | 07, Sep 2019

ISRO’S VIKRAM LANDER IS…

Context: The Indian Space Research Organisation lost contact with the Chandrayaan-2 lander Vikram just moments before it was to land…

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IASGateAdmin | 21, Aug 2019

CHANDRAYAAN-2 PLACED IN LUNAR…

Context: India’s Chandrayaan-2 mission crossed a major milestone on its journey towards the Moon, having entered a lunar orbit, almost…

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IASGateAdmin | 06, Aug 2019

NEW ISRO SYSTEM TO…

Why in News? To get accurate data about the movement of space debris to avoid collision with its satellites, ISRO…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

Prelim Snippets 01-08-2019

PRO-ACTIVE GOVERNANCE AND TIMELY IMPLEMENTATION. (PRAGATI) Context: The Prime Minister chaired his thirtieth interaction through PRAGATI - the ICT-based, multi-modal…

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IASGateAdmin | 01, Aug 2019

ISRO TECHNICAL LIAISON UNIT

Why in News? The Union Cabinet has approved the setting up of ISRO Technical Liaison Unit (ITLU) at Moscow, Russia.…

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IASGateAdmin | 30, Jun 2019

Space Activities Bill

Why in news? India has begun pre legislative consultations on a “Space Activities Bill” that is designed to encourage domestic…

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IASGateAdmin | 23, May 2019

ISRO LAUNCHES RADAR IMAGING…

GS 3 : Science & Technology - Awareness In The Fields Of It, Space, Computers, Robotics, Nano-Technology Why in News:…

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