Category Archives: Space Technology

Atlas V launched to ISS

United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carried a cargo-laden Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft towards the International Space Station (ISS).

Astronomers watch the birth of a new planet

Astronomers in US have observed for first time a planet taking shape out of microscopic dust particles 450 light years from Earth the star is LkCa 15, a two million—year—old […]

India’s solar mission – Aditya

Aditya, India’s first dedicated scientific mission to study the sun is likely to get a go-ahead from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) Its is a joint venture between ISRO and […]

GSLV D-6

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on 27th August Successfully put in orbit GSAT-6 communication satellite staging yet another spectacular launch of three-stage heavy weight rocket GSLV D-6 with indigenous cryogenic […]

GPS-Aided Geo Augmented Navigation (GAGAN) system

Satellite-based navigation system In News: The GPS-Aided Geo Augmented Navigation (GAGAN) system, which will offer seamless navigation to the aviation industry, was recently launched by the Civil Aviation Minister. GAGAN […]