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India's first manned space mission likely to be accomplished in 2021 now
Earlier reports of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) had indicated Indian human Spaceflight programme will be accomplished in 2015. Later, it was envisaged to happen by 2017. Since budget for could not be included in the current five-year plan, now, India's First Manned Space Mission is being planned for 2021.

The plans shared earlier had proposed that India's manned flight programme envisages the development of a fully autonomous orbital vehicle capable of carrying the crew members. The proposal by ISRO had aimed at launching a two-man crew to Low Earth orbit.

The Indian manned capsule which is expected to weigh up to 4 tonnes is being planned to be launched by means of the heavy lift-off GSLV (MK-III) vehicle 

The mission includes an advanced astronaut training facility will be set up by ISRO in collaboration with the Bangalore-based Institute of Aviation Medicine (IAM) for the training of astronauts.

Facilities such as a radiation simulation chamber to help astronauts handle radiation from the sun; a centrifuge to enable manoeuvers in space, a zero gravity simulator as well as hardware designed to train astronauts fly their spaceship will be created.

ISRO believes that India's manned space flight is a crucial step towards the future plans to ISRO to send a man to moon. 

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