Orbiter(Search results - 20)
India4, Dec 2019, 10:41 AM
Our orbiter had already located Vikram Lander much ahead of NASA: ISRO chief K Sivan
The Lander Vikram was to soft-land on the far side of the moon at on September 7. Minutes before its scheduled soft-landing, the communication with Vikram Lander was lost. It was 2.1 km above the moon's surface when it lost contact with ground stations.
India3, Dec 2019, 8:01 AM
Chandrayaan-2: NASA finds Vikram lander, releases images of impact site on moon
NASA has released images of the impact site of the Vikram lander on the moon. NASA posted images clicked by its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) Camera
India21, Nov 2019, 11:57 AM
Chandrayaan 2: Vikram hard landed close to landing site on surface of moon
Chandrayaan 2’s Vikram lander landed within 500 mts of the landing site on the moon’s surface, said the government. The indigenously developed Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft comprising of orbiter, lander and rover was successfully launched on-board the indigenous GSLV MK III-M1 Mission on July 22.
India23, Oct 2019, 1:26 PM
Chandrayaan 2: NASA finds no trace of Vikram lander in flyby
NASA has found no evidence of Chandrayaan 2’s Vikram lander in its flyby of its Moon orbiter. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) had attempted a soft landing on September 7 but lost communication with the lander just minutes before the scheduled landing time.
India27, Sep 2019, 8:31 AM
Chandrayaan 2’s Vikram had a hard landing; NASA releases images
Chandrayaan 2’s lander Vikram that was supposed to land on the lunar surface lost contact with ISRO moments before the scheduled landing time. NASA has now released images captured by its Lunar Orbiter Camera that shows that the lander suffered a hard landing.
India26, Sep 2019, 4:59 PM
Chandrayaan-2: ISRO chairman Sivan says orbiter doing well but no signal from Vikram lander
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K Sivan stated, "The orbiter is doing very well and all its operations have commenced. We have not received any signal from Vikram lander, but orbiter is working very well."
India21, Sep 2019, 4:05 PM
After Chandrayaan-2, ISRO’s next highest priority is ‘Gaganyaan mission’: K Sivan
Before attending an event in Odisha’s Bhubaneswar, , Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief K Sivan spoke to media and said that there has been no communication established with the lander in the Chandrayaan-2 mission. He, however, said that the next priority is Gaganyaan mission.
Shows7, Sep 2019, 6:01 PM
Chandrayaan-2: Heart swells with pride as India achieves 95% success; it’s surely destined for more success
While the lander part of Chandrayaan2, Vikram, remains incommunicado, the Orbiter is in perfect health. Though the landing may not have taken place, India has been 95% successful in sending its mission to moon
India7, Sep 2019, 10:50 AM
Chandrayaan-2: All’s certainly not lost as Orbiter continues to be functional; ISRO to use Orbiter to track Vikram
As Vikram has lost contact with ISRO, the Orbiter continues to be functional. It has eight scientific payloads for mapping the lunar surface
India7, Sep 2019, 10:17 AM
Chandrayaan-2: PM Modi hugs ISRO chairman Sivan in a gesture of solace, extolls scientists as ‘exceptional professionals’
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the scientists of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) after Vikram lost contact 2.1 kilometres before it was supposed to land on the lunar south pole
India6, Sep 2019, 5:34 PM
Chandrayaan-2: All about Vikram, Pragyan and Orbiter
History will be made on Saturday as India’s Chandrayaan-2 will land on the moon. India will become the fourth country after US, Russia and China to accomplish the mission
India2, Sep 2019, 4:11 PM
Vikram Lander separates from Chandrayaan 2 orbiter successfully
The lander on the Chandrayan 2 mission is called Vikram, named after Vikram Sarabhai. He was an Indian scientist, physicist, and astronomer. He is also known as the Father of the Indian Space Program.
Bollywood17, Aug 2019, 2:37 PM
Akshay Kumar on Mission Mangal: The movie was big risk, but worth taking
"It was a big risk. I had no idea where this film would go and how would people react to science. But it was a risk worth taking," Akshay said in an interview.
Entertainment18, Jul 2019, 3:49 PM
Mission Mangal trailer launched; movie all set to take India to Mars once again
Jagan Shakti’s Mission Mangal is based on the true event - India’s Mars Orbiter Mission and has an array of actors
Tech15, Jul 2019, 7:41 PM
Gizmo Globe: From Realme X, Realme 3i launch to Chandrayaan-2 abortion
Less than an hour before lift-off, India's second mission to the moon, Chandrayaan-2 was called off due to a technical snag. The lift-off of the three-component spacecraft weighing 3,850 kg and comprising an orbiter, the lander and the rover was scheduled from Satish Dhawan Space Centre.