Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro)

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO, /ˈɪsroʊ/; Hindi: भारतीय अंतरिक्ष अनुसंधान संगठन Bhāratīya Antarikṣa Anusandhāna Saṅgaṭhana) is the primary space agency of India. ISRO is amongst the largest government space agencies in the world. Its primary objective is to advance space technology and use its applications for national benefit.Established in 1969, ISRO superseded the erstwhile Indian National Committee for Space Research (INCOSPAR). Headquartered in Bangalore, ISRO is under the administrative control of the Department of Space, Government of India. Since its establishment, ISRO has achieved numerous milestones.
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  • Follow India’s @MarsOrbiter as it Circles the Red Planet

    … is red, is a planet and is the focus of my orbit? — ISRO's Mars Orbiter (@MarsOrbiter) September 24, 2014 Launched by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for just $74 million – less than it cost to make the film Gravity, and a buck or two shy of NASA’s $671 million mission to Mars – the affectionately-named MOM…

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