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Update : Gaganyaan project

In a written reply, Union Minister of State for Atomic Energy & Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh informed the Rajya Sabha that the Indian project to launch a human into space Gaganyaan has been approved by Government of India. The government expects the manned flight to take place in December 2021. What is Gaganyaan? The Gaganyaan ..


ISRO, IAF Ink Agreement for Astronaut Training

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Indian Air Force (IAF) signed an MoU for getting Indian astronauts trained for Gaganyaan project. About the MoU IAF s Institute of Aerospace Medicine in Bengaluru would serve as the nodal centre to train the first set of Indian astronauts. Around 15 candidates would be trained and kept ..