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Targeted launch for crewed space mission in 2022: Govt

Jitendra Singh said the launch of the first uncrewed mission was delayed due to the first and second waves of Covid

15 Dec 2021 3:15 PM

Two unmanned missions to be launched before flying Gaganyaan by end of 2022: Minister

Chandrayana got delayed due to the pandemic and maybe it will be launched by next year, Union Minister Jitendra Singh said

09 Dec 2021 4:12 PM

Gaganyaan mission likely to be launched by 2022 end or early 2023: Jitendra Singh

The mission, originally scheduled for a launch by 2022, was delayed due to coronavirus pandemic

15 Sep 2021 5:43 PM

Diversify selection of crew: Astronauts to Isro

Sultan Al Neyadi of the UAE mooted the idea of change in the selection process of crew members.

24 Jan 2020 2:23 AM

No entry to space for IAF test pilots with bad teeth: Report

The Russians are so particular about teeth in the selection process, perhaps because they had to abort a mission due to a toothache.

16 Nov 2019 1:32 PM


Despite setback with Chandrayaan-2, ISRO optimistic about man mission

Gaganyaan, the country's first human mission to space, was announced by PM Narendra Modi last year during his Independence Day speech.

21 Sep 2019 2:14 PM

Gaganyaan: ISRO teams up with Russian company to train Indian astronauts

'Gaganyaan' is set for December 2021 launch and is likely to include a woman astronaut.

02 Jul 2019 4:59 PM

Aiming for the stars… but can’t even make a chip!

Our shortcomings in most areas of high technology, apart from space and pharmaceuticals, are alarming for several reasons.

21 Jun 2019 3:07 AM

Gaganyan crew members’ selection to start soon

Isro and the IAF will sign an agreement shortly on the process of selection and training of these crew members for Gaganyaan.

03 Apr 2019 2:50 AM

Mission 2022: Gaganyaan Time to claim India’s space

‘Gaganyaan’ is a crewed orbital spacecraft being designed to ferry three Indians o outer space on a seven-day mission.

06 Jan 2019 7:53 AM


3 Indians for 7-day space flight by 2022 in Rs 10Kcr project

The Gaganyaan project was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech.

29 Dec 2018 1:46 AM

3 Indians to spend week in space, Govt okays Gaganyaan plan

With this India will become fourth nation to send man to space after the US, Russia and China.

28 Dec 2018 4:21 PM

India, France to collaborate on human space mission

The announcement was made at the sixth edition of Bengaluru Space Expo by French space agency President Jean-Yves Le Gall.

06 Sep 2018 12:15 PM

First manned space mission by 2022, says PM Modi

Once achieved, India could become the fourth nation to do so after the United States, Russia and China.

16 Aug 2018 2:32 AM

Narendra Modi: Gaganyaan to take astronaut to space by 2022

The mission, he said in his Independence Day address, would be launched using Isro’s own capabilities.

16 Aug 2018 2:31 AM


Technology to send Indian astronauts to space already developed: ISRO on Gaganyaan

ISRO Chairman K Sivan's remarks came after PM Modi announced that India will attempt a manned space mission by 2022 on board 'Gaganyaan'.

15 Aug 2018 5:35 PM

By 2022, Indian son or daughter to go in space 'carrying national flag': PM

An Indian astronaut, be it man or woman, will go on space odyssey by 2022 on board 'Gaganyaan', PM Modi said in his Independence Day speech.

15 Aug 2018 9:42 AM