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The Gaganyaan mission is India's first human space mission. It is a project by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to send a 4-person crew to space for five to seven days.

The mission's objective is to send a crew into space at a low Earth orbit of 400 km for three days and bring them back safely to Earth.

The Gaganyaan mission will use the ISRO's LVM3 rocket, a heavy lift launcher that consists of a solid stage, liquid stage, and cryogenic stage. All systems in the LVM3 are reconfigured to meet human rating requirements and are christened Human Rated LVM3.

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So, they are not going to ISS, will be just orbiting in their module for a few days?
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Since it seems they are just doing proof of concept testing like Soyuz, Mercury and Gemini programs there is no use in going to ISS.
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I suppose they're taking it one step at a time.
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