The Indian House Analysis Organisation (ISRO) has efficiently performed the qualification take a look at of cryogenic engine for the Gaganyaan programme for a period of 720 seconds at ISRO Propulsion Complicated, Mahendragiri, Tamil Nadu.
The efficiency of the engine met the take a look at goals and the engine parameters have been intently matching with the predictions throughout all the period of the take a look at on Wednesday, the Bengaluru-headquartered house company mentioned.
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“This successful long-duration test is a major milestone for the Human Space Programme – Gaganyaan. It ensures the reliability and robustness of the cryogenic engine for induction into the human-rated launch vehicle for Gaganyaan”, an ISRO assertion mentioned.
Additional, this engine will bear 4 extra assessments for a cumulative period of 1810 seconds, it mentioned.
Subsequently, ISRO mentioned, yet one more engine will bear two short-duration assessments and one long-duration take a look at to finish the cryogenic engine qualification for Gaganyaan Programme.
Present ISRO Chairman Okay. Sivan mentioned earlier this month India’s flagship Gaganyaan venture has accomplished the design part and entered into the testing part.
“There is a directive to launch the first unmanned mission before 75th anniversary of India’s independence (August 15, 2022) and all the stake-holders are putting their best effort to meet the schedule. I am sure that we will be able to meet this target”, Mr. Sivan had mentioned.