INSAT-3B: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Himalayan Chandra Telescope completes successful 20 years
Published: September 28, 2020
The Himalayan Chandra Telescope is located at the Indian Astronomical Observatory (IAO). It has been scanning the night sky in search of comets, stellar explosions, exo-planets and asteroids. Highlights It operates using delicate satellite communication link from Centre for Research and Education in Science and Technology (CREST), IIA (Indian Institute of Astrophysics). The telescope marked ..
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
GSAT-10 to be launched in 2 months: ISRO
Published: July 18, 2012
Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman (ISRO) is ready to launch GSAT-10 in 2 months. It will be shipped to the spaceport at Kourou in French Guiana for launch by European space consortium Arianespace. What is GSAT-10? It is a communication satellite which is proposed to be launched by Ariane-5ECA carrier rocket. How will it help? ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2012
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