Early morning ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) tweeted: “India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C52 injected Earth Observation Satellite EOS-04, into an intended sun synchronous polar orbit of 529 km altitude at 06:17 hours IST on February 14, 2022 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, SHAR, Sriharikota.” This is ISRO’s first launch mission this year. PSLV-C52 is Read More
Article by Tapan Mishra, an Indian scientist who was the director of Space Applications Centre, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). “Poor is the nation that has no heroes, but poorer still is the nation that, having heroes, fails to remember and honour them.“–Marcus Tullius CiceroHe was a Roman Republican senator of 1st century BC, statesman, philosopher & Read More
GISAT mirror needs costly import of Zerodur blanks from Europe, GHRC mirror can be machined in India in 3 weeks.
ISRO’s RRSC (regional remote sensing centre) in Kolkatta is situated a stone throw away from the office of Chinese state owned company, Dongfang electric. This Chinese company has been marred by many controversies in the past, yet the lackadaisical attitude towards securing the premises of RRSC by Indian government is flummoxing.