CHANDRAYAAN 2

  • Chandrayaan2 to be launched during 2017 August 24, 2014

    Salem: Chandrayaan2, the country's second lunar exploration mission, would be launched during 2017, M Annadurai, project director of Chandrayaan1 and Chandrayaan2, said on Sunday. ChandrayaanI, India's first mission to moon, was launched successfully on October 22, 2008 from Sriharikota. Annadurai was answering questions from students while taking part in the Salem...
  • ISRO mulls developing higher capability communication satellites August 10, 2014

    Hyderabad: ISRO is planning to develop communication satellites in higher frequency bands and power and data handling capacity in the range of 100 Gigabits per second to meet the growing demands of broadband internet and rural telecom connectivity, ISRO chairman K Radhakrishnan said on Sunday. Radhakrishnan also said that the premier...
  • 'Chandrayaan 2' will be IndoRussia mission: ISRO January 23, 2013

    Ahmedabad: India's second lunar mission will be undertaken with Russian participation though it has got delayed, a top official of an ISRO lab said on Tuesday amidst reports that 'Chandrayaan 2' will be a solo mission. 'Chandrayaan 2', an IndoRussian joint project, is going ahead but it...
  • Next moon mission depends on Russia: ISRO chief September 9, 2012

    Sriharikota: India's second moon mission will depend on Russia's decision after a failed interplanetary mission with China, said India's space agency chief on Sunday, a day when it launched its 100th mission. He also ruled out any race with China to Mars. "Russia is reviewing its interplanetary missions after a failed...
  • Chandrayaan2 will try out new ideas, technologies September 7, 2010

    Bangalore: Chandrayaan2, the proposed second Indian mission to moon, would undertake "extremely good" experiments and try out new technologies but accommodating foreign payloads on board does not appear to be a possibility at this stage. The first edition of the moon odyssey had six foreign payloads and five Indian ones on...
  • Over the moon, now ISRO plans Chandrayaan2 October 30, 2008

    Bangalore: With Chandrayaan1 well on its way to moon without any glitch, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has now initiated a dialogue with its Russian counterpart on worksharing of Chandrayaan2 which features a lander and a rover. "Conceptual studies are in place. Overall configuration is finalised but the scientific experiments are...