Communication and Navigation Satellite System
Earth Observation System
Space Applications
Space Transportation System
Space Sciences and Planetary Research
Sponsored Research
Indian Space Industry
Space Commerce
Systems Reliability and Safety
Human Resources
International Cooperation
‘Space’ In Parliament
Space Programme Publicity
Right To Information
Performance Evaluation of Department of Space Based on Result Framework Document
Audit Observations
Citizens’ Charter
The Centres of
Indian Space Programme
Organisation Chart
Budget at a Glance
Indigenous CUS of GSLV-D5
  Space Transportation System

The Indian Space Programme, which began in a humble way with the launch of a sounding rocket from Thumba near Thiruvananthapuram, completed fifty glorious years on November 21, 2013. Over the last five decades, the India has made rapid strides in launch vehicle technology to achieve self-reliance in space transportation system with the operationalisation of Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) and Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV).

Major Accomplishments
Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle
Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV)
Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV-Mk III)
Semi-cryogenic Project
Reusable Launch Vehicle – Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD)
Pre Project activities of Human Spaceflight Programme (HSP)
Air Breathing Propulsion Project (ABPP)
Space Capsule Recovery Experiment–2 (SRE-2)
Advanced Technology Vehicle and Sounding Rocket Project (ATVP)