New Delhi: India is planning to launch 10 missions in space next year. Indian space agency ISRO has also prepared its rocket to complete the mission in 2024. The government told the Rajya Sabha that ISRO is going to launch 3 major rockets next year, including 6 missions from Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV), 3 from Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) and Launch Vehicle Mark-3 (LVM-3). 1 is about to be launched.
Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh has said that the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is also going to launch a technology satellite on the third development flight of its latest launch vehicle SSLV. He has said that there is also a plan to launch two unmanned missions under the Gaganyaan programme. Along with this, several sub-orbital missions using a test vehicle for the Gaganyaan Crew Escape System under various conditions have also been planned.
ISRO's business arm New Space India Ltd. (NSIL) has launched 20 satellites into space under a commercial contract. These GSAT satellites will be launched for communication. The 6 missions of PSLV include a space science satellite and Earth Observation Satellite and 2 commercial missions and 2 technology demonstration missions of NSIL. Meteorological, navigation satellite and NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar Satellite (NISAR) are going to be sent through GSLV rocket.