Tuesday, February 17, 2009

ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) releases graphic of their planed Human Spaceflight capable capsule and launch vehicle.  

Currently planned for a 2015 lift-off with a two-person crew, the capsule is designed to be upgraded to handle three and will be able to dock with other space vehicles and or a space station.  Attached graphic comes from Space News Graphic.

Ref.  (http://www.space.com/php/multimedia/imagedisplay/img_display.php?pic=090211-sn-india-capsule-02.jpg&cap=This+graphic+depicts+the+India+Space+Research+Organisation's+plans+for+the+nation's+first+crew-carrying+spacecraft.+Credit:+Space+News+Graphic. )

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