PSLV C 21

  • ISRO scores a century; 50 years of success September 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Making history in its space odyssey, India on Sunday successfully launched its 100th mission with its workhorse PSLVC21 placing in orbit two foreign satellites in a flawless flight from the spaceport in Sriharikota. The third wholly commercial launch with no Indian satellite was a textbook mission as ISRO's Polar...
  • Full text: PM's speech at ISRO space launch September 9, 2012

    Calling the launch of ISRO's 100th space mission "a milestone", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh congratulated the Department of Space and all members of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) fraternity for this spectacular success. Here is the full text: I am delighted at having witnessed today's launch of India's Polar Satellite Launch...
  • ISRO's 100th space mission a milestone, says PM September 9, 2012

    Sriharikota: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday described ISRO's 100th space mission as "a milestone" following the successful launch of its rocket carrying two foreign satellites. ISRO's 100th space mission "is a milestone in our nation's space capability", Manmohan Singh said after the launch at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in...
  • ISRO's 100th mission sent, PM witnesses event September 9, 2012

    New Delhi: The hundredth space mission programme of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) took off on Sunday at 9.51 am from the space centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. The historic milestone comes in the form of two foreign satellites that will be put in orbit by ISRO's workhorse PSLV rocket. Prime...
  • ISRO readies for century shot on Sunday September 8, 2012

    Chennai: This Sunday will be a working day for those at the Indian Space Research Organisation, that too a hectic one. The space agency is set to reach another milestone the 100th Indian space mission when PSLVC21 lifts off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota at 9.51...
  • ISRO chief prays for success of PSLVC21 launch September 7, 2012

    Tirupati: Ahead of India's landmark 100th space mission, ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishanan on Friday offered worship at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near Tirupati praying for its successful launch. Radhakrishanan is a frequent visitor to the over 2000yearold shrine before every mission, temple sources said. The mission, in which a 720kg...
  • ISRO to hit a century with PSLVC21 launch September 3, 2012

    Nellore: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to cross yet another milestone in space technology with the launching of the 720 kg SPOT6, an advanced French remote sensing satellite and Proiteres, a 15 kg Japanese spacecraft through the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle C21 (PSLVC21), from the Satish...
  • ISRO all set for its historic 100th mission August 22, 2012

    Chennai: Preparations for the historic 100th mission of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) were on with the space agency planning to launch PSLV C21, which will carry two foreign satellites in September. "We have two capsules, a remote sensing satellite from France and a small Japanese satellite will be the...