NASA''s Fermi gamma-ray space telescope has found a signal at the centre of the neighbouring Andromeda galaxy th..
The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) on Tuesday cleared the establishment of 38 additional radar stations along..
NASA has hinted at discovery of something exciting related to planets that orbit stars other than our sun, known..
Newspaper headlines last week screamed that India''s polar satellite launch vehicle (PSLV) created history by lo..
"India''s successful launch of a record-breaking 104 satellites into orbit could serve as a wake-up call for Chi..
However, it was 0.92 degrees Celsius warmer than the mean January temperature from 1951-1980, according to a mon..
NASA has made planet Mars a priority since the mid-90s and they have had a lot of initial successes. The next on..
Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) on Wednesday morning lifted off successfully with a record 1..
NASA said its New Horizons spacecraft is healthy and operating normally after just over 24 hours in a protective..
US aerospace major SpaceX has targetted February 18 for the launch of its 10th cargo resupply mission to the Int..
A recently discovered Earth-sized planet, dubbed Proxima b, which orbits within the "habitable zone" of the red ..
Researchers made this discovery using data from NASA''s Chandra X-ray Observatory and Swift satellite as well as..
From collaborating with engineers at NASA''s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) for designing a next-generation spa..
Speaking to IANS recently Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) Chairman Sekhar Basu, who is also the Secretary of the ..
An experimental Japanese probe has failed in its mission to clear space junk from the Earths orbit, media report..
NASA''s Fermi Gamma-ray space telescope has identified the farthest gamma-ray blazars, a type of galaxy whose in..
After getting a firm commitment of Rs 3,000 crore allocation over the next two decades for atomic power projects..
Are you a space enthusiast? Then there is a golden opportunity for you to decide where NASA''s Juno spacecraft s..
NASA is preparing to send a spacecraft to a giant "metal" asteroid that may tell scientists the secret of how ou..
NASA is considering to acquire two seats on the Russian Soyuz spacecrafts to transport crews for missions in 201..
Scientists have released incredible new images of Jupiter megastorm from the data sent by its Juno probe that re..
Objects such as black holes can heat surrounding gases to more than a million degrees. The high-energy X-ray rad..
The Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Agni-V has the capability to strike targets anywhere in all of As..
The year 2016 was a bag of mixed fortunes for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) with successes on th..
Using NASa''s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) data, researchers have detected cumulative growth of erosion-car..
State-run explorer ONGC says it has selected the Hughes JUPITER system of broadband satellite solutions provider..
While heading towards asteroid Bennu, NASA said its first mission to return a sample of an asteroid to the Earth..
China launched a weather satellite at 12:11 a.m. local time on Sunday, marking an upgrade of China''s meteorolog..
Japan on Friday successfully launched a rocket carrying the unmanned cargo spaceship Kounotori 6 to deliver supp..
Since beginning the latest phase of its mission, NASA''s Cassini spacecraft has sent to Earth its first views of..
India on Wednesday morning successfully put into orbit its own earth observation satellite Resourcesat-2A in a t..
NASA said its Cassini spacecraft has successfully made the first close dive past the outer edges of Saturn''s ri..
Beginning this month, NASA will launch a suite of six small satellite missions that will debut new methods to me..
NASA has awarded aerospace and defense technology major Orbital ATK a contract to build Landsat 9, an advanced l..
Scientists have said NASA's Cassinis mission has allowed them to observe the pattern of seasonal changes on Satu..
China on Monday launched two astronauts into space on a spacecraft that will dock for a month with a new experim..
The US space agency and its partner Orbital ATK have postponed the launch of the companys next commercial resupp..
Boeing sees opportunities for making F/A-18 Super Hornets in India, providing additional P-8I long range maritim..
Using data from NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope, scientists have found the first gamma-ray binary in anot..
India on Monday morning successfully put into orbit its own weather satellite SCATSAT-1 and seven others - five ..
An Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket on Monday morning lifted off successfully with the countr..
The countdown for the launch of an Indian rocket with a weather and seven other satellites began on Saturday at ..
A NASA-funded sounding rocket to study the origin of X-rays in the universe has helped scientists reveal a new m..
ZiO-Podolsk, the machine engineering arm of Russian nuclear group Rosatom has been qualified to supply equipment..
European commercial satellite launch company Arianespace today said the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO..
Bolted to the top of a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket, NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will lift off on Thur..
Three Expedition 48 astronauts safely returned to the Earth on Wednesday after completing a 172-day mission aboa..
Despite the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket explosion at the neighbouring Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, US space agenc..
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is gearing up to test its scramjet engine on Sunday while the laun..
Saturn's moon Titan is unique in the outer solar system in that it is the only one of the bodies outside the Ear..
The US space agency has opened registration for a new competition - the Space Robotics Challenge - to develop th..
In a bid to help advance the manned flight to Red Planet, the US space agency has selected six US companies to d..
The US space agency has ordered a second mission from Elon Musk's space transport services company SpaceX to tak..
"The weather satellite INSAT-3DR will be put into orbit by a GSLV rocket August end. Preparations for the launch..
Forty years ago, NASA's Viking mission made history when it became the first to successfully land a fully operat..
NASA has sent a team of astronauts to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean on a 16-day mission to prepare for futur..
Using data from NASA's Kepler spacecraft on its K2 mission, an international team of astronomers has confirmed a..
As we wait for Juno's first close-up images of Jupiter on August 27, NASA continues to explore our solar system ..
NASA will host a Facebook Live event at 10:30 p.m. India time on Friday to discuss the science and technology ab..
The first carriage flight of Su-30 MKI aircraft with BrahMos missile was successfully achieved at HAL Airport, N..
An Indian rocket named Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) on Wednesday morning lifted off successfully with t..
According to Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), on Wednesday at 9.25 a.m., Indian rocket Polar Satellite..
With its scheduled arrival at the largest planetary inhabitant in our solar system on July 4, NASA's Juno missio..
NASA astronaut Jeff Williams on Monday will enter the first human-rated expandable habitat deployed in space, a ..
After NASA's first attempt at deploying an inflatable habitat on the International Space Station - crucial for f..
The news of India's launch of a Reusable Launch Vehicle Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD) has been blown out of p..
Solar storms four billion years ago may have provided the crucial energy needed to warm Earth and seed life desp..
The sleek 1.7-tonne RLV was latched on top of a 15-tonne rocket with a booster for lift-off from the spaceport h..
After making a historic Pluto flyby last July and now in deep space, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has twice ob..
In a bid to develop magnetoshells to growable interplanetary habitats to take humans to Mars the US space agency..
NASA's Kepler mission has verified 1,284 new planets - the single largest finding of planets to date - giving f..
The Indian space agency has to test all the three segments thoroughly before IRNSS could be declared an operatio..
Inspired by NASA research on inflated anti-gravity suit or G-suit, &quot;miracle suits&quot; are..
India on Thursday afternoon successfully put into orbit its seventh and final navigation satellite - IRNSS-1G - ..
The 51 hour, 30 minute countdown for the launch of an Indian rocket with the country's seventh navigation satell..
The 51.30 hour countdown for the launch of India's seventh and final navigation satellite on April 28 afternoon ..
To provide a breathtaking portrait of Earth from space and highlight the effects humanity has had on the globe o..
Three solar observatories have captured the most comprehensive observations of an electromagnetic phenomenon cal..
Looking beyond the much deliberated issue of global terrorism, UAE has now set its sight on stars and sought In..
In a first, NASA's Cassini spacecraft orbiting Saturn has detected and analysed the faint but distinct signature..
A group of Indian students is part of 80 teams that will participate in the US space agency's Human Exploration ..
The US space agency, which is working on the spacecraft of the future for journey to Mars, has completed a succe..
Boeing is committed to developing the Indian aerospace sector by developing suppliers and incorporating them int..
NASA is sending scientists around the world this year - from the edge of the Greenland ice sheet to the coral re..
Carrying 7,500 pounds (3,400 kg) of key science research, the Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft is currently on it w..
NASA's John H Glenn Research Centre is going to light a large scale fire in space as part of an experiment that ..
A new air data probe by NASA may improve the investigation to control and lessen the noise of sonic booms so tha..
The US space agency has deployed an advanced technology to precisely measure Earth's orientation and rotation - ..
The first US mission to collect a sample of an asteroid and return it to Earth in September this year is undergo..
US space agency NASA is planning to set a record for the longest ever flight for a scientific balloon to be laun..
NASA scientists are closer to solving the mystery of how Mars' moon Phobos was formed.
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly who along with Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Korniyenko arrived at the International Spac..
Using the data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, astronomers have discovered a jet from a very distant supe..
India on Tuesday test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missile fro..
Earth and environmental scientists are relying on affordable advanced technological drones to conduct long-term ..
The maiden direct detection of gravitational waves (GW160914), announced on February 11, the culmination of inte..
Set to arrive at Jupiter this year to study the giant planet from an elliptical, polar orbit, NASA's solar-power..
India has agreed to allot a site for a second Russian-built nuclear power plant in the country after Kudankulam ..
The Orion capsule, NASA's spacecraft designed to land humans on Mars, was carried from the US space agency's Mic..
In its latest selfie sent back home, NASA's Curiosity rover shows the car-size mobile laboratory beside a dark d..
The US space agency NASA has released a photo taken by its New Horizons spacecraft that shows Pluto's atmosphere..
President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated the scientists of Indian ..
NASA's Dawn spacecraft that recently reached its lowest-ever altitude at the dwarf planet Ceres has sent fresh i..
North Korea on Wednesday announced that it has successfully conducted a hydrogen bomb test, hours after what see..
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has captured a massive landslide on Mars, showing a boulder-covered landslide..
NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory has discovered an extraordinary ribbon of hot gas trailing behind a galaxy like..
The year 2015 could be termed as one of commercial launches for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), w..
The inaugural run of the core of 25 kN indigenous Aero Engine HTFE 25 was successfully completed in the presenc..
Carrying 7,000 pounds of research materials that will directly support over dozens of key investigations on the ..
In a bid to resume NASA's commercial supply efforts to the orbiting international laboratory, the first flight o..
The US space agency has successfully installed the first of 18 flight mirrors onto the James Webb Space Telescop..
The US space agency is planning to launch two sounding rockets over Norway this winter to study how particles mo..
An Indian astrophysicist says the recent observation by NASA scientists of giant flares of X-rays from a black h..
There may be long filaments of dark matter or "hair" on our Earth, suggests new research, addi..
NASA is interested in studying how oceans and plant ecosystem take up carbon, and if the warming climate will pr..
European space agency Arianespace is gearing up for the Tuesday evening launch of Indian communication satellite..
Boeing and Tata Advanced Systems on Monday announced a joint venture that will manufacture aerostructures for ai..
In a first, NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission has revealed the process that may have..
An increase in Antarctic snow accumulation that began 10,000 years ago is currently adding enough ice to the con..
For the first time in almost 40 years, NASA has completed all steps needed to clear a critical design review (CD..
NASA has launched a new website where you can see images of the full, sunlit side of the Earth as it rotates eve..
With NASA warming up the atmosphere with the announcement of "a major science find" from the R..
India has signed up contracts to launch 23 foreign satellites soon, an official of Antrix Corporation said here ..
Two US airlines will soon begin testing a new NASA-developed software that is designed to help air carriers save..
The US space agency is seeking innovative ideas from students for generating a novel technology that can help la..
The US space agency NASA has released some interesting data about several of its year-long "human resea..
Armed with key human research experiments, three crew members from the International Space Station (ISS) landed ..
Move over large satellites. NASA is working on miniaturised satellites, known as nanosatellites or CubeSats, tha..
NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) observatory - launched in January this year to map global soil moistu..
NASA and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) have launched a joint project to strengthen regiona..
NASA has successfully completed the first developmental test series on "super" engines that wi..
The US space agency has blown away the ongoing rumour windmill on social media and various posts about a giant s..
NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) spacecraft has confirmed for the first time the ex..
The six astronauts currently living on the International Space Station (ISS) have become the first people to eat..
A giant robot at the NASA facility is helping engineers build the biggest, lightweight composite rocket parts so..
Five active spacecrafts are now orbiting the Red Planet, including one from India, leaving NASA with no option b..
NASA's Kepler mission has confirmed the first near-Earth-size planet in the "habitable zone" a..
Indian space agency officials are hoping their BIG offering would soon benefit the masses and gain popularity in..
The New Horizons probe has found a second mountain range situated between bright, icy plains and dark, heavily-c..
A new technique can successfully put a date on an Earth rock that is similar to the lunar rocks on the moon's su..
NASA's New Horizons probe has discovered a stunning mountain range on Pluto with peaks jutting as high as 11,000..
In what may rewrite science books soon, NASA's New Horizons mission - launched in 2006 and has travelled over 4...
India on Monday launched its satellite-based air navigation services, thereby joining a select league comprising..
NASA is set to release a new book 'Benefits for Humanity' that will showcase how research aboard the Internation..
The Indian space agency on Wednesday morning began the countdown for the July 10 rocket launch that would carry ..
NASA's New Horizon spacecraft has captured stunning coloured images of Pluto as it gets ready for a close flyby ..
The world's largest aerospace company Boeing Corp. has elected Dennis A. Muilenburg as its new chief executive o..
NASA for the first time participated in Norway's annual oil spill cleanup exercise in the North Sea from June 8 ..
NASA has come a step closer to its planned mission to Europa which will try to find out if a liquid water ocean ..
When NASA launches its next mission on the journey to Mars - a stationary lander in 2016 - the flight will inclu..
The three ISS crew members who returned to Earth had at least one important experiment waiting for them on the g..
NASA's Hubble space telescope has sent back images of a strange lonely galaxy called NGC 6503 in striking detail..
After a series of weather-related delays, NASA has successfully tested its revolutionary "flying saucer..
NASA's Hubble space telescope has provided the first glimpse of Pluto's moons that wobble unpredictably, tumblin..
NASA is all set to test its low-density supersonic decelerator (LDSD) - a flying saucer designed to check out la..
Famous Hollywood actor Jon Cryer has given his voice to a new NASA film celebrating 50th anniversary of the firs..
Astronomers have discovered for the first time a rear-end collision between two high-speed knots of ejected matt..
A US astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has captured a breathtaking view of the night sky.
NASA engineers are set to prepare the International Space Station (ISS) for the future arrival of US commercial ..
Carrying almost 3,100 pounds of critical NASA cargo from the International Space Station (ISS), the SpaceX Drago..
With help from NASA, a small research satellite to test technology for in-space solar propulsion has been launch..
Enheduanna, the name suggested by Gagan Toor of India, is one of the winners of a contest to name five new crate..
Debris from the US Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) F13 satellite, which recently exploded in orb..
NASA's 10-engine Unmanned Arial Vehicle (UAV), dubbed the Greased Lightning (GL-10), recently achieved a new fea..
NASA's heavy-lift balloon, which took off from Wanaka airport in New Zealand last month, has come down early ove..
An electric solar wind sail could provide a fundamentally new, economically sustainable way to approach bi-direc..
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, set to fly by the Pluto system on July 14, has sent its first colour image of th..
After almost two years of hovering high above Saturn's poles that limited its ability to encounter the moons apa..
The Indian space agency is looking at the possibility of having ion propulsion system to power its future satell..
A Russian Soyuz spacecraft, with three crew on board, on Saturday docked with the International Space Station (I..
Two astronauts were on Friday ready for a 12-month stay at the International Space Station (ISS) in a longest hu..
India is expected to launch at least two more navigation satellites this year and one more in 2016 to offer sate..
Under its ambitious Asteroid Redirect Mission (ARM), NASA will test a number of new capabilities by the mid-2020..
Japan will launch an information-gathering satellite (IGS) with an optical reconnaissance payload on an H-2A roc..
India's fourth navigation satellite will be launched on March 28 evening, the Indian space agency said on Monday..
Washington, March 21 (IANS) The International Space Station (ISS) has raised its orbit, placing it in the correc..
Even though the Indian space agency has decided to locate its third launch pad with facilities for a human space..
NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft has observed mysterious high-altitude dust clou..
NASA and space technology firm Bigelow Aerospace are preparing to launch an expandable habitat module to the Int..
North Korea has test-fired seven ground-to-air missiles into the East Sea, the joint chiefs of staff (JCS) said ..
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) has captured a giant dark line snaked across the lower half of the Sun -..
A new Indian radar - a global first - offers protection against the menace of aircraft bird hits while another c..
Iran Monday launched its fourth satellite into space, a media report said.
T. Suvarna Raju, who has a distinction of being granted the first patent in Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) ..
NASA engineers are working on a small helicopter that could "scout" a trail for future Mars rovers.
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has delivered stunning images of Ceres, the dwarf planet in the main asteroid belt which ..
Defence Minister Mr. Manohar Parrikar handed over the first series production Light Combat Aircraft, Tejas made ..
Russian federal space agency Roscosmos and US space agency NASA are maintaining constant contact after a false a..
An ISRO-developed low-cost technology which protects PSLV fuel tanks from flames can now be used to safeguard ra..
NASA astronomers are now turning to a method called machine learning to help them understand the properties of l..
HAL handed the first overhauled Su-30 MKI (SB 027) aircraft to the India Air Force through the Defence Minister,..
Vice President Hamid Ansari Wednesday visited state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) and Bharat Electronics L..
In a major find, NASA's Kepler Space Telescope has discovered three new Earth-size habitable or Goldilocks zones..
The US space agency is planning to test inflatable spacecraft technology for future missions to Red Planet.
Prime Minister’s Modi’s call for ‘Make in India’ aims to create new manufacturing capability within the country ..
India Friday successfully test-fired its indigenously-developed nuclear-capable sub-sonic long-range cruise miss..
India Thursday moved tantalisingly close to having its own satellite navigation system as it smoothly launched a..
India Wednesday created space history by becoming the first country in the world to enter Mars orbit in its maid..
India Monday successfully "woke up" from nine-month slumber the engine of Mars spacecraft as it glided through d..
NASA's Orion spacecraft - built to take humans farther than they have ever gone before - is now ready for fuelin..
US space agency NASA is developing a space submarine to explore ocean waters on Titan, one of Saturn's moons.
China successfully launched two satellites through one rocket Thursday morning at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch C..
In a move that will further cement India-US ties, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) okayed the purchase of 15 heavy ..
Dr. Jitendra Singh, the Union Minister of State for Science & Technology presented the “Best PSU Excellence ..
Dr. Jitendra Singh, the Union Minister of State for Science & Technology presented the “Best PSU Excellence ..
The initiative capitalises on the preparatory activities undertaken during the last two years under the leadersh..
Defence Public Sector giant Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), now has a new Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) tr..
Russia has no intention of prolonging the use of the International Space Station after 2020, as the US is propos..
Leveraging its expertise in the space-bound flight operations, Boeing has unveiled a concept of a manned spacefl..
With the focus being shifted to a manned mission for Mars in near future, NASA is developing technologies astron..
Applying a novel technique that can yield new insight into dark energy in space, astronomers can now precisely m..
Israel launched a new reconnaissance satellite into space Wednesday night which can observe targets on earth "in..
An Indian rocket carrying the country's second navigation satellite - IRNSS-1B - Friday blasted off from the Sat..
"We crossed the psychological barrier of Rs. 15,000 crores and the production has been pretty good as we produce..
HAL’s August 2013 signing up for Transparency International had worked in ensuring integrity in deals and brough..
The Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Rogozin presented the prestigious ‘Order of Friendship’ award on Wedn..
A public spat between Singapore and Indonesia has cast a shadow on the Asia’s top aerospace and defence show, t..
Eurofighter typhoon, owned by European consortium Airbus, today gave a new twist to the pending Medium Multi-Rol..
Product s will include the C-17 GlobeIII strategic airlifter, P-8I, AH-64D Apache attack helicopter, CH-47F Chin..
The Kargil conflict of 1999 was a timely reminder that India was unusual among the world’s important military po..
For the current year, around 260 MTs in the discipline of Technical, HR, IMM, Legal, Marketing, Civil and Archit..
The Maldivian Defence and National Security Minister Mr. Mohamed Nazim unveiled what he called "precious gift fr..
Boeing will partner with Tawazun Precision Industries (TPI), a subsidiary of the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) Taw..
A MiG-29 fighter plane of the Indian Air Force (IAF) Friday crashed shortly after take-off near Jamnagar airbase..
The first of the six orbit raising activity for the Mars Orbiter was successfully completed Thursday morning, In..
As India's space probe got into the Earth's orbit Tuesday for a nine-month long odyssey to Mars, the popular soc..
India in the coming years will have great potential in the global arms market, as its manufacturers can offer we..
India is showcasing its newly developed "Pragati" tactical surface-to-surface missile at the International Aeros..
India has a large presence at an international exhibition that opened here Tuesday to showcase cutting-edge aero..
India's ambitious Rs.450 crore space mission to Mars has now been fixed for blast-off Nov 5, said a top Indian s..
Turkish fighter jets Thursday repelled a Syrian warplane and military helicopter after officials spotted the air..
Swanson will be based in New Delhi and focus on strengthening relationships with customers, ensuring customer sa..
India has built a Mars orbiter that will be launched between October and November from its spaceport at Sriharik..
India's first 'military' satellite was Wednesday put into the geosynchronous orbit, about 36,000 km above the ea..
India's first dedicated satellite for maritime communications will be launched Friday from the European space co..
US space agency NASA has said it has successfully conducted a hot-fire test on the largest 3D printed rocket eng..
Japanese space agency JAXA has announced that it has called off Tuesday's launch of its first Epsilon rocket, me..
The projects were in different fields- aviation and shipbuilding. Their approach and scope were bound to be dif..
The Indian Air Force (IAF) has received its third Boeing C-17 GlobeIII, a large, versatile military transport ai..
An Aerospace Command that effectively develops, employs, and exercises command and control of space assets, serv..
India's advanced satellite Insat-3D, which was launched early Friday onboard Ariane-5 rocket from Kourou in Fren..
A Bangladesh Army training aircraft crashed in southeastern Partia sub-district Sunday but the pilot ejected saf..
Pilots of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 tried to abort the landing less than two seconds before the plane crash..
The two smallest known moons orbiting Pluto have been officially christened by the International Astronomical Un..
The Indian space agency is awaiting the government's nod for one more vehicle/rocket assembly building at its se..
A Proton-M rocket crashed one minute after blasting off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Russia's fed..
India's first navigation satellite was successfully placed in orbit by an Indian rocket Monday midnight in copy ..
India's first navigation satellite was successfully placed in orbit by an Indian rocket Monday midnight in copy ..
As India's first navigation satellite was Monday midnight successfully placed in orbit, a person present at the ..
India will have its own navigational systems like couple of other countries by 2015 and its space agency is in a..
Air India made is impact with the display of new Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The giant bird was nicely parked on a la..
Two world aviation industry giants, Airbus and Boeing, are engaged in fierce commercial battles for winning big ..
Delhi (NCR) and Mumbai, have been selected for the ballistic missile defence shield. After successful implementa..
National carrier Air India plans to replace its Airbus A-330s with with its newly-acquired Boeing 787 Dreamliner..
"The C-17 will equip the Indian Air Force with amongst the world's most advanced humanitarian and strategic capa..
Iran has opened a space centre to enable itself to monitor and observe space objects and satellites passing thro..
Russia has plans to launch four more satellites for the Global Navigation Satellite System (Glonass) by this yea..
Russian President Vladimir Putin has described the results of this week’s snap check of the Aerospace Defence Fo..
An international team of astronomers is challenging the prevalent theory on how the lives of most stars end, the..
Emirates Post has issued a stamp to showcase the UAE's achievement in the field of science and technology, and t..
Ecuador's first satellite avoided a direct collision with the remains of a Russian rocket, but whether the devic..
The sun has put on a spectacular light show in recent days, firing off solar flares and coronal mass ejections t..
Scientists have estimated that Mars is bombarded by more than 200 small asteroids or bits of comets per year for..
A Proton-M rocket carrying a French telecommunications satellite has blasted off from the Baikonur space center ..
NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory satellite has captured video images of a massive explosion that erupted Wedne..
NASA will pay an additional $424 million to extend its contract with Russia's federal space agency (Roscosmos) t..
Israeli defence giant Elbit Systems Ltd. plans to create a hub of aerospace research in the southern Brazilian s..
Amidst a stand-off between Indian and Chinese soldiers at Daulat Beg Oldie in the Ladakh region of J&K since..
A celestial body 20 metres in diameter will pass dangerously close - 8,620 km - to the Earth's surface in 13 yea..
The Russian military expects the first launch of a new Angara carrier rocket to take place in 2014 after the con..
A Soyuz-U rocket carrying a Progress M-19M cargo spacecraft was brought to the launch site of the Baikonur space..
A book "First to the Last: 50 years of MiG -21s with the IAF" was released at a function in New Delhi on Saturda..
Landing missions to celestial bodies in the solar system will form the backbone of Russia's space research progr..
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is operating its integrated command, control and communication center in Brazi..
In the absence of a comprehensive national security doctrine, can India afford high-cost acquisitions like the M..
Space almost feels like home, Indian American Sunita Williams, who holds the record of the longest spacewalk by ..
China will launch its first satellite for a high-resolution system for Earth observation in April, a government ..
India and the US have agreed to expand their cooperation in civil space activities ranging from weather and mons..
The Planck space telescope has captured an image of the residual glow from the Big Bang, the European Space Agen..
The submarine-launched version of BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired at 1410 hrs on ..
India will launch in June the first of the seven Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) into the ea..
A joint venture of the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) and Rolls-Royce of Britain, International Aeros..
Mars could have harboured life, according to the analysis of a rock sample collected by the robot probe Curiosit..
Japan and the US have agreed to cooperate in monitoring ships from space, following their first meet on the Comp..
India may conduct the maiden test of a missile off the Odisha coast Tuesday, defence sources said Monday.
India Thursday successfully tested indigenously-built multi-barrel rocket launcher 'Pinaka' from a defence base ..
The 325-metre asteroid 99942 Apophis, that will safely fly by the Earth in 2029 and 2036, may strike the planet ..
An Indian rocket carrying seven satellites - the Indo-French satellite SARAL, world's first smart phone-operated..
“We need to build culture of excellence in aerospace missions and a few set-backs should not deter us from succe..
Scientists are carrying out ultra sensitive experiments on board the International Space Station (ISS), which co..
Indian space agency officials are gearing up to make the rocket that would carry seven satellites launch-ready f..
The massive 2012 DA14 asteroid came closest to the Earth late Friday and is now heading away from the planet, Ru..
A school here said Saturday that an essay related to Saturn by one of its Class 7 students has won recognition f..
Asteroid 2012 DA14 will come closer to Earth than any previous object of its size during a Feb 15 fly-by, but th..
The yearbook has focused on listing the defence capabilities of 113 countries worldwide along with each country'..
Indigenously designed, developed, built and weaponised version of ALH-Army version (ALH Mk IV, also named as “RU..
“It is yet another milestone of our close friendship between our two countries,” said Antony. He congratulated H..
Iran has sent a live monkey into space onboard the indigenous Pishgam rocket, state-run Press TV reported Monday..
The main highlight of BEL’s display will be Network Centric Warfare (NCW) systems developed indigenously for the..
"We will present to the world glimpses of prospective multirole fighter (PMF) also known as Fifth Generation Fig..
Dr. Vijay Kumar Saraswat, Scientific Adviser to Raksha Mantri & Secretary, Department of Defence R&D ha..
"It was exciting to see the C-17 fly again, this time with Indian Air Force markings, as the airlifter completed..
In a move that could lead to a completely new and cheaper way of conducting future space missions, US space agen..
The state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has appointed three new directors for its various operat..
China's indigenous Beidou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) Thursday began providing services to users in the As..
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) scored a century of launches in 2012 by putting into orbit four sa..
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) signed a contract for 42 numbers of Su-30 MKI frontline Fighter Aircraft wit..
Two NASA moon probes, designed to help scientists learn more about the composition of the moon, will be intentio..
Hundreds of billions of solar systems like ours - comprising planets, asteroids and comets - may be residing in ..
The launch of Russia's second Glonass-K satellite has been delayed until 2013 due to technical flaws, an officia..
Russia called on North Korea Monday to abandon plans to launch a space rocket later this month, which Pyongyang ..
As the sun goes down Monday, Jupiter, the largest celestial body after the Sun in the solar system, can be seen ..
Israeli scientists have tracked pollution trends for 189 megacities, including New York City, Tokyo and Mumbai, ..
A structural reform of Russia's space industry will see its numerous enterprises united into five or six large h..
A Chinese state−owned firm will Tuesday launch Sri Lanka's first communication satellite developed by a private ..
Indian−American astronaut Sunita Williams has returned to earth after 127 days in space with a new record under ..
The Bicentenario satellite, the state-run Mexsat system's first launch into space, is ready for lift-off next mo..
After 32 missions and more than 125 million miles in space at speeds around 17,500 miles per hour, NASA's space ..
In a rare celestial treat for astronomers, the world will witness two eclipses within a gap of just a fortnight ..
Japan has plans to launch a new light-class Epsilon carrier rocket in summer 2013, according to the country's na..
The launch of South Korea's KSLV-1, its first space lauch vehicle, which was due to take place Friday, has been ..
There is some good news on the ozone front - the average area covered by ozone hole over the Antarctic this year..
Scientists in the US have suggested new measures to tackle infections suffered by astronauts during space flight..
MTA will be a medium lift military transport aircraft which could carry payload of 18-20 tonnes to a range upto ..
China will send a lunar probe in 2017 that will bring back samples from the surface of the moon for research by ..
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) and Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) have been jointly conferred with the pr..
NASA astronomers were able to make the most precise measurement yet of the Hubble constant, or the rate at which..
India's heaviest communication satellite (GSAT-10) was Wednesday placed in the geosynchronous orbit, about 36,00..
India's heaviest communication satellite GSAT-10 was successfully launched by an Ariane-5 rocket from Kourou lau..
Mars rover Curiosity has found definitive proof that water once ran across the surface of Mars, US space agency ..
A 42-year-old woman has been arrested for posing as a scientist and intruding into Indian space agency's high-se..
India's advanced communication satellite will be launched Sep 29 on-board Ariane-V rocket from the European spac..
India's latest communication satellite GSAT-10 will be launched from the Kourou space centre in French Guiana by..
Defence behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) said it has fabricated spacecraft panels for the Mars orbiter m..
A private capsule is scheduled to fly to the International Space Station on a cargo mission Oct 7, US space agen..
Russia Monday launched a European weather satellite from its Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan, Russia's space..
India's tryst with Mars will begin in November 2013 to explore the red planet's atmosphere and search for life-s..
India will launch its maiden mission to Mars November 2013 to study the atmosphere of the red planet from orbit,..
Indian-American astronaut Sunita Williams has taken over command of the International Space Station (ISS), yet a..
US astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the moon, was laid to rest in the Atlantic in a burial..
Britain's biggest defence manufacturer BAE Systems will merge with Franco-German group EADS in a 60-billion-poun..
Scientists have received the clearest evidence yet of carbon dioxide snowfalls on Mars based on data provided by..
The 51-hour countdown for the 100th mission of the Indian space agency, slated for Sep 9, is progressing smoothl..
From the days of having a church as control room, the bishop's house as office, a bicycle as ferry, naked eyes t..
The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is planning to launch a meteorological satellite by 2013 to monito..
Indian-origin astronaut Sunita Williams and Japanese Akihiko Hoshide began a spacewalk Wednesday in another atte..
Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed Vladimir Nesterov as general director of the Khrunichev Space Cen..
The United States lost three space pioneers in about five weeks from mid-July, but each one of them - Forrest ..
Russia is planning to launch two space laboratories within the next four years, according to a space company.
China is seeking a greater presence in space, said a state-run Chinese daily which admitted that the country was..
US private company SpaceX will launch its Dragon space freighter on a next resupply mission to the International..
NASA will launch two probes early Friday to study the enigmatic radiation belts around the earth that could be h..
Myanmar will launch a small satellite with Japanese assistance, official media reported Wednesday.
China will launch several space projects, including a hard X-ray telescope for black hole studies, between 2014 ..
Russian cosmonauts Gennady Padalka and Yury Malenchenko completed a six-hour spacewalk having carried out all pl..
India, which has announced it will send a space probe to Mars, is now a country with more technological prowess ..
China Great Wall Industry Corporation in June 2014 will launch the Spanish robot that is competing in the Google..
China's first moon rover will run on a nuclear-powered battery, a scientist said.
Russia s Proton-M carrier rocket failed to put into orbit two telecommunications satellites due to problems in i..
US space agency's nuclear-powered one tonne rover Curiosity, packed with sophisticated instruments, touched down..
NASA has given three firms a total of $1.1 billion to build a new range of "space taxis" that will take astronau..
India will launch three satellites next month and two more by the end of this year, said a senior official here.
A Russian cargo ship blasted off to the International Space Station (ISS) Wednesday night, the country's Roscosm..
India has improved its space competitiveness by 10 percent since 2008, says a study by the US-based Futron Corp.
Russia Saturday launched a rocket with a Cosmos class military satellite and three civilian satellites on board,..
India's maiden moon mission Chandrayaan-1 found the earth's satellite alive and kicking, demolishing myths about..
India Monday called for international synergy in space missions for low-cost access to space resources and plane..
Astrosat, the $50 million astronomy satellite India will put in polar circular orbit in 2013, will study the uni..
Roger Rose said, “We are going to see how the JV goes. I personally would like to build an India specific C-130J..
Surprisingly, scientists have for the first time ever detected the radio waves emanating from a mid-sized black ..
The global aerospace and defence industry performance in 2011 was sluggish, posting a revenue gain of just 2.3 p..
Astronomers have been baffled by an extraordinary amount of dust around a nearby star disappearing mysteriously.
An Italian woman astronaut has been assigned for the first time for a mission aboard the International Space Sta..
US space agency NASA plans to study the sun's magnetic field in a &quot;hard-to-observe area called the ..
Around 100 km beneath the rocky crust on Saturn's largest moon Titan is an ocean of water spanning the entirety ..
The Rubber Board and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) are conducting satellite imagery surveys to d..
Three astronauts who completed China's first manned space docking safely returned to Earth Friday morning.
Geo-scientists have stumbled upon a vast, 100 km-wide crater in Greenland resulting from a massive asteroid hit ..
Three Chinese - including the country's first woman astronaut - Monday became the "first tenants&qu..
China's first manned spacecraft Shenzhou-9, carrying the first Chinese woman astronaut, Monday successfully dock..
Kazakhstan has given Russia permission to carry out launches from the Baikonur space centre, Kazakh Prime Minist..
China will send its first woman astronaut into space when it launches its fourth manned spacecraft Saturday even..
A stunning discovery of nanoparticles inside bubbles of glass in lunar soil could solve the mystery of why the M..
China will launch a spacecraft in mid-June to carry out the country's first manned space docking mission with an..
Russian amateur astronomer Leonid Elenin has become the first Russian to receive the prestigious Edgar Wilson Aw..
You might not be safe from asteroid hits even if state-of-the-art NASA tracking systems are in place, because th..
Iran is building a new space centre to launch satellites, Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi said Sunday.
Russia has put a US communications satellite into space from a sea-based launch pad, said the country's space ag..
The first private spaceship, the Dragon, undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) Thursday, and lande..
ndian and Russian Agencies to meet the requirement of 100 aircraft for the Russian Air Force, 45 aircraft to the..
China will help Sri Lanka launch its first satellite by 2015, officials said.
NASA head Charles Bolden has hailed a "new era" in exploration after the launch of the first c..
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday lauded the test of Agni-V missile that can hit targets as far as China's B..
Private American spaceflight company SpaceX Tuesday launched an unmanned capsule to the International Space Stat..
Private American spaceflight company SpaceX Saturday aborted the lift-off of its Falcon rocket and Dragon capsul..
Japan early Friday launched a South Korean satellite from its space centre in southwestern part of the country.
Solar power from space could be a valuable source of renewable energy, thanks to an innovative research.
Two Russian cosmonauts and a NASA astronaut, launched aboard the Soyuz TMA-04M spacecraft from the Baikonur Spac..
A few hundred thousand billion free-floating life-bearing earth-sized planets may exist in the space between sta..
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has detected light emanating from a "super-Earth" planet beyond..
Watch out for the moon's most prominent and spectacular appearance of the year Sunday - it will shine at its bri..
Get ready for the moon's most prominent and spectacular appearance of the year May 6, as it will shine at its br..
The launch of the Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) is a major step forward for India but it must increase its c..
China Monday successfully launched into space two navigation satellites, authorities said.
India will ferry two foreign satellites - French and Japanese - on board its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSL..
Russia confirmed Wednesday the three new crew members scheduled to leave for the International Space Station (IS..
April 26 (IANS) On an early Thursday morning, an Indian rocket successfully launched into orbit a microwave Rada..
On an early Thursday morning, an Indian rocket successfully launched into orbit a microwave Radar Imaging Satell..
India's second Moon mission Chandrayaan-2, slated for 2014, will have to wait till the country's space agency fl..
Planetary Resources Inc. will mine near-earth asteroids (NEAs) for raw materials, ranging from water to precious..
With 5.47 a.m. Thursday set for the blast-off of the Indian rocket carrying a remote sensing/earth observation s..
Dragon, the first private spacecraft to be launched to the International Space Station (ISS), is scheduled to bl..
The countdown for the Thursday early morning launch of a rocket laden with remote sensing satellite Risat-1 has ..
Maini Precision Products has bagged an order from global aerospace major Airbus to supply components to its airc..
US space agency NASA transferred Thursday space shuttle Discovery to the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Mu..
Before India entered into the elite club with the Thursday launch of Agni-V missile, only five countries-the US,..
The first test-firing of India's indigenous intercontinental ballistic missile Agni-V has been postponed for Thu..
North Korea will continue further development of its aerospace technologies, including a satellite programme, de..
NASA will compile the Mars research plan for next 20 years by August, the US space agency officials have said.
American space research institute NASA will conduct a study on the weather and climate change in Bangladesh.
China has set up a laboratory to conduct research on medicines for astronauts during space missions, the science..
The Indian rocket that will carry the 1,850 kg indigenous surveillance satellite - Radar Imaging Satellite (Risa..
The rocket for the planned satellite launch later this month by North Korea has been installed on the launch pad..
The US has launched a spy satellite that will help government agencies improve national security by monitoring o..
Brazil will launch a satellite for military purposes and to expand broadband Internet service throughout the cou..
Supermassive black holes can grow still bigger by ripping apart double-star systems and swallowing one of the st..
Scientists have for the first time recreated the sound of lightning and whirlwinds from Mars and Venus and also ..
India will launch an advanced French remote sensing satellite, SPOT 6, with its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (..
The latest evidence based on lunar material collected by Apollo astronauts nixes the theory that a giant collisi..
Three crew members of the International Space Station (ISS) will return to earth April 27, the country's space a..
Engineers are developing an innovative laser-based technique to zap asteroids with greater probability of succes..
Meteor-1, the Soviet Union's first fully operational weather satellite, will Monday night re-enter the Earth's a..
Russia's Proton-M carrier rocket successfully put a US telecom satellite into orbit Monday, space officials said..
Runaway planets zipping through space at mind-numbing speeds of 30 million miles per hour are now the fastest ob..
Astronomers have identified an extremely rare galaxy resembling an emerald-cut diamond, a shape totally unlike a..
China has handed over a geostationary satellite to Nigeria after it was successfully positioned in its orbit.
NASA is scheduled to launch five rockets in just over five minutes Wednesday night as part of a study of the hig..
India's mission to Mars got Rs.125 crore (over $24 million) in the budget presented by Finance Minister Pranab M..
India's space budget saw a minuscule increase of over one percent this year compared to the last year with a dec..
Lizards are known for their adaptation to extreme conditions and a team is being trained in Russia to be sent to..
Preparations are on in China to launch a moon mission and bring about two kilogram of lunar soil samples to Eart..
North Korea will launch an earth observation satellite next month to mark the 100th birthday of its late foundin..
Eurocopter, the global leader in helicopters, will focus on new markets in India in the emergency medical servic..
A study of astronauts' eyes and brains shows that they are affected after a long space stint.
Faced with increasing threats of space debris, the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is ac..
Russia has built an android - a robot resembling a human being - to work in orbit.
Snow blown off the Antarctica into the nearby ocean is believed to have caused a field of bright green algae tha..
China will launch a moon-landing craft next year as part of its third lunar exploration programme, an official s..
China will launch 12 meteorological satellites before 2020 to boost the country's weather monitoring capabilitie..
Watch out for Mars shining brightly in the sky around midnight Monday, as the red planet will be closest to the ..
An unencrypted laptop computer stolen from NASA last year contained command codes used to control the Internatio..
India will achieve a major milestone in the development of indigenous military technology when Defence Minister..
China's first unmanned space module, the Tiangong-1, is now capable of accommodating astronauts, and it may be p..
R. K. Tyagi, Chairman and Managing Director of the government owned helicopters company, Pawan Hans Helicopters ..
Washington, Feb 29 (IANS/EFE) The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) carried out 15 special inspections last..
Our Global Positioning System (GPS) tells us exactly where we are, down to a few metres, but how do satellites t..
An unidentified metal object that may have come from a spacecraft caused a huge commotion when it fell to the Ea..
Eminent Scientist Roddam Narasimha, the seniormost member of the Space Commission, has resigned to protest the b..
Russia plans to launch at least 100 military satellites in the next 10 years to boost its missile detection capa..
Scientists have detected traces of a rare earth element, tellurium, in three ancient stars located a few thousan..
Indian scientist-turned-politician and former NASA consultant in the US, Balasaheb S. Darade Friday emerged the ..
US-based diversified technology and manufacturing firm Honeywell Tuesday opened its fourth technology centre in ..
A new planet discovered some 22 light years from the earth is the most likely to hold water and possibly host li..
Rare and spectacular video footage of the far side of the Moon has been captured by a NASA spacecraft, The Teleg..
Russia would make another attempt to send a Phobos-Grunt probe to Mars' satellite in 2018, a leading space exper..
Russia will send another sample mission to the Martian moon Phobos if the European Space Agency (ESA) decides no..
Indian space agency chief K. Radhakrishnan Tuesday indicated he will soon release reports of two committees on t..
A teacher from Maharashtra in India has been chosen for the US Space Foundation's elite 2012 Flight of Teacher L..
A government commission has blamed Russian programmers for the recent failure of Russia's Phobos-Grunt Mars prob..
Ukraine plans to launch its first telecommunications satellite in 2013, an official said.
which sent into space the first artificial satellite, the first man and the first woman, has now launched a comp..
Sky gazers can look forward to a celestial treat on the evening of Republic Day Thursday, with a conjunction of ..
The nixed Devas spectrum deal came again to haunt the state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), as it..
A wealth of evidence, provided by lunar rock samples, shows how meteorites struck the moon.
Russian Space Agency Roscosmos is in talks with its European and US partners on the creation of manned research ..
The US has decided to join the European Union (EU) and other nations to draw up an international code of conduct..
China plans to launch 21 rockets with 30 satellites in 2012, the China Aerospace and Technology Corporation (CAS..
A powerful electromagnetic emission from a US radar in the Pacific Ocean could have caused the malfunctioning of..
Key steps on pollution control would slow down global warming by 0.5 degree Celsius, increase crop yields by 135..
Russia's failed Phobos-Grunt Mars probe spacecraft will likely plunge back to Earth between Jan 15 and Jan 16, r..
Russia's troubled Phobos Grunt spacecraft is expected to fall back to earth between Sunday and Monday morning, t..
China Friday successfully launched a meteorological satellite.
Scientists are a step closer to figuring out how black holes can fire superfast gas bullets into space, by deter..
As the sun goes down Tuesday evening, two of the brightest objects in the winter sky - Jupiter and the moon - wi..
New Year's Eve and New Year's Day saw twin US spacecraft entering lunar orbit to study the moon, NASA said.
China's own satellite navigational system, known as 'Beidou', is now operational after the 10th satellite was pl..
China's indigenous Beidou Navigation Satellite System began providing initial positioning and navigation service..
Nine satellite launches, a policy for managing remote sensing data and commissioning of the country's fastest su..
Russia's Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft with three astronauts onboard has docked with the International Space Station ..
Russia's space industry needs an influx of new faces to overcome its current crisis, the head of the country's s..
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has sent around 10,000 pictures of the giant asteroid Vesta back to Earth for the first t..
NASA's Kepler mission has discovered the first Earth-sized planets orbiting a sun-like star outside our solar sy..
China will hold space exhibitions across the country during 2013 which will feature items carried by its spacesh..
Scientists are working on the best and safest way to grab a sample of a rotating comet racing through space at 1..
NASA's car-sized Curiosity rover has begun monitoring space radiation during its eight-month trip from the Earth..
Sydney, Dec 13 (IANS) Patches of Mars sub-surface could contain water and sustain a rudimentary form of life, su..
Japan Monday launched a satellite to gather intelligence and data on natural disasters, authorities said.
The first fully-modified aircraft for India's indigenously developed Airborne Early Warning and Control System (..
Recent findings have revealed that some stars in the Milky Way could be harbouring carbon super earths - giganti..
Thales, the $16.5-billion French giant in the defence, security, aerospace and transport markets, has named Eric..