Rocket Launch

  • ISRO rocket launch on Monday with indigenous cryogenic engine 17-08-2013 11:20 PM

    Chennai: In a month marked by key advances in indigenously-developed technology, India's space agency will also test its mettle with a crucial rocket, powered by a cryogenic engine built in the country, slated to blast off Monday. The countdown for the flight of the heavy geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle (GSLV)...
  • 'India's first midnight satellite launch progressing smoothly' 29-06-2013 07:01 PM

    Chennai: The countdown for the first midnight launch of an Indian navigation satellite July 1, 2013 began on Saturday at Sriharikota rocket launch centre in Andhra Pradesh and is progressing smoothly, a senior official said. "The 64.5 hour countdown for India's first navigational satellite IRNSS-1A began at 7.11 am today...
  • Rocket fired from Lebanon towards Israel 27-05-2013 10:56 AM

    Beirut: A rocket was fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel, Lebanon's state-run National News Agency reported. The news agency said the rocket was fired on Sunday from a location near the southern town of Marjayoun, about 10 kilometers north of the Israeli border. It was not immediately clear who fired...
  • Countdown begins for PSLV-C 15 launch 10-07-2010 01:12 PM

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  • India made cryo engine fails maiden test 15-04-2010 11:29 PM

    If successful, India could have joined a select group of 5 countries with cryogenic technology. ...
  • Post launch, Korea hopes for more sanctions 07-04-2009 02:22 PM

    There's pride in Pyongyang after Sunday's launch of a long-range rocket. ...