ISRO’s Aditya-L1 Mission LIVE: Following the success of Chandrayaan-3, the Indian Space Research Organisation is set to launch its new mission, Aditya-L1, to study the Sun. The mission is scheduled to launch on September 2 at 11:50 am from the Sriharikota spaceport. The mission will travel 1.5 million kilometres to study about the earth’s closest star over the course of five years. The spacecraft — the first space-based Indian observatory to study the Sun — would be launched by PSLV-C57 rocket. This mission is a collaboration between ISRO and several esteemed other esteemed institutions.