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Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Tamil Nadu Woman Behind Thursday’s Microwave Satellite Project

When India's heaviest microwave satellite is launched into space Thursday, there will be another reason to cheer as it is a woman who is the director of the key project. After 'Missile woman' Tessy Thomas, who was...

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

New ISRO Centre to Control Satellite Launch

The Indian rocket that will carry the 1,850 kg indigenous surveillance satellite - Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) - to the skies this month will be controlled by the new mission control centre at Sriharikota, said a senior...

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

What Are the Advantages of Radar Imagery?

With the planned launch of an Indian-built radar surveillance satellite (Risat-1) next month, it seems timely to address some of the advantages of radar imaging versus other imagery data types. In Asia in particular, the ability of...