Japanese firm to launch love satellites
Tokyo, Sep 3 (IANS) A Japanese start-up linked to the University of Tsukuba is set to launch small satellites with commemorative titanium plaques carrying love messages into space by the end of 2019, the company said on Monday.
ISRO to launch communication satellite, GSAT-7A on Dec 19
The 2,250 kg GSAT-7A is the 35th Indian Communication satellite built by ISRO. It is configured on ISRO's standard I-2000 Kg (I-2K) Bus.
Cabinet nod to GSLV Ph-4 continuation programme
The phase four will enable the launch of two-tonne class of satellites for geo-imaging, navigation, data relay communication and space sciences, an official statement said.
Humanoid, IoT labs among highlights at science fest next week
Hundreds of interactive science models along with a humanoid, mobile planetarium, 3D printer, scaled models of satellites from ISRO and many other interactive exhibits from various industries are some of the highlights of event, AH Rama Rao, president of National Education Society which runs BV Jagadeesh Centre, said.
China launches twin navigation satellites
The twin satellites were developed by the Innovation Academy for Microsatellites of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Musk's SpaceX raised over $1 billion in six months
SpaceX launched the first batch of 60 small satellites into low-Earth orbit for Starlink internet service.
India's shooting down of satellite created 400 pieces of debris, put ISS at risk: NASA
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said about 60 pieces of debris have been tracked so far and out of which 24 are going above the apogee of the ISS.
ISRO to launch exclusive satellite to help MHA in securing Pak, Bangladesh borders
The move is part of recommendations made by a task force on the use of space technology in improving border management which have been accepted by Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
ISRO's heaviest satellite GSAT-11 successfully launched from French Guiana
India's heaviest satellite GSAT-11, that would boost broadband services in the country, was successfully launched by an Arianespace rocket f...
Former DRDO chief takes on Shivshankar Menon for his comments on Anti satellite missile testing
"The importance of such technology was highlighted to him. The Prime Minister showed the courage and vision to go ahead with the project," he said.
GSAT-11 satellite to be launched from French Guiana on Dec 5
GSAT-11 is the next generation "high throughput" communication satellite configured around ISRO's I-6K Bus, and its designed lifetime is more than 15 years.
State-run Chinese media decries West double standards on Anti-Satellite Missile Test
The Chinese people are getting used to the US and Western countries' obvious double standards on China, the editorial claimed.
India possesses capability to hit targets in space with precise, accuracy: DRDO Chief on anti-satellite missile test
The shooting down of the satellite with a missile reflected that "we have matured to develop technology which could achieve accuracy in terms of centimeters".
India had anti-satellite missile capability in 2007, but no political will: Ex-ISRO chairman
India is only the fourth country to have such a specialised capability after the US, Russia and China.
ET Analysis: India’s space shakti sends a signal to Chinese satellites
India’s ASAT test shows it has the option to target Chinese assets in Earth's low orbit.
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