India keen to fly a woman in maiden manned space mission
Updated : January 11, 2019 07:29 PM IST
There will be two unmanned flights by the space agency onboard a Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) before the manned mission 'Gaganyaan'.
On August 15 last year, the Prime Minister announced in his Independence Day address in New Delhi that Indians will be put into space by 2022.
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