Vikram Lander

CM Palaniswamy lauds Chennai techie for locating Vikram lander

The chief minister presented a bouquet to him. Industries Secretary N Muruganandam and Kakarla Usha, Secretary/Chairperson/MD, TIDCO, were present on the occasion.

published on : 5th December 2019

We located crashed Vikram lander first: ISRO chief K Sivan

K Sivan informed that ISRO is scheduled to complete 13 space missions by March 2020.

published on : 4th December 2019

Are they Vikram debris? ISRO advisor questions NASA’s claim of locating lunar lander

Senior advisor says ‘discovery’ defies common sense as crash site will resemble a crater 

published on : 4th December 2019

Chennai techie over the moon after spotting Vikram lander  

It  had gone incommunicado minutes before attempting  a soft-landing on the moon on September 7.

published on : 4th December 2019

ISRO remains tight-lipped on Chennai engineer's discovery of Chandrayaan 2's Vikram lander 

ISRO Chairman Sivan and Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre director S Somanath couldn't be contacted however, sources said was informed by NASA about the findings before it went public.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Chennai engineer spotted Vikram lander debris months after crash landing, confirms NASA

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter mission of Goddard Space Flight Centre has credited Shanmuga Subramanian, a mechanical engineer in India, for the discovery in an official email.

published on : 3rd December 2019

NASA finds Vikram Lander, tweets images of impact site on moon surface

The NASA posted images clicked by its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera, showing the site's changes on the Moon and the impact point before and after the spacecraft had made a hard-landing.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Chandrayaan 2: Vikram hard-landed within 500 metres of landing site, says Centre

In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, Jitendra Singh, the minister of state in the PMO said the first phase of descent was performed nominally from an altitude of 30 km to 7.

published on : 20th November 2019

Will make second attempt to land Vikram on Moon's south pole: ISRO

Replying to media's query if the ISRO would attempt another landing on Moon's south pole, ISRO Chief K Sivan replied, 'Definitely'.

published on : 2nd November 2019

Latest Moon flyby finds no trace of India's Chandrayaan-2 Vikram lander: NASA

On September 7, Indian Space Research Organisation attempted a soft landing of Vikram on the uncharted lunar south pole, before losing communication with the lander.

published on : 23rd October 2019

NASA doing 'rigorous' search for Chandrayaan-2 lander Vikram with fresh lunar pictures

NASA said that its camera team is still evaluating images and it should know more about the lander in the next few days.

published on : 17th October 2019

Will NASA have answers on Vikram lander?

A NASA official had earlier told IANS in New York that on October 14, its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) would fly over the site, where Vikram might have landed.

published on : 15th October 2019

22-carat tributes to Mahatma on 150th birth anniversary

On the occasion of the 150th Gandhi Jayanti, Palasa-based micro artist and goldsmith prepared a logo and spectacles by using only 150 milligrams of 22 carat gold.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Chandrayaan-2: ISRO has not given up efforts to regain link with lander Vikram

The mission life of the lander and the rover will be one Lunar day which is equal to fourteen earth days, ISRO had said prior to the launch.

published on : 1st October 2019

Chandrayaan-2: NASA confirms Vikram's hard landing, releases images of Moon's south pole

The Vikram lander module attempted a soft landing on a small patch of lunar highland smooth plains between Simpelius N and Manzinus C craters before losing communication with ISRO.

published on : 27th September 2019
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