Satellite Launch Vehicle Current Affairs, GK & News

ISRO to launch 29 satellites on 1st April

Indian Space Research Organisation will launch 29 satellites including the primary payload EMISAT, on 1st April. Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C45 will take off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota carrying the satellites onboard. EMISAT is developed to monitor radar network by India. EMISAT weighs 436 kg and is intended for electromagnetic spectrum measurement. ..


New company to be established under Department of Space

The government has approved setting up of a new company under the Department of Space to commercially exploit the research and development work carried out by Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Centers and constituent units of DOS. Avenues for Commercialisation The following avenues provide opportunities for commercial exploitation of ISRO programmes: Small satellite technology transfer to industry. ..