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PM Modi launches India’s first private space association
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Sunday, April 29th, 2012

New Tech to Help Study Geographical Problems

The remote sensing and geo-informatics department of Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University will analyze and study the data for Rajasthan received from Risat ( radar imaging satellite) which is put in orbit a day before. The department has...

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

It Can Spy and Also do a Hundred Humdrum Things

In the popular mind, radar satellites have a swashbuckling image that is often associated with covertly watching over other countries and tracking their military hardware. These satellites can certainly serve that sort of function. But such spacecraft...

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...

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

RISAT-1 to be Launched Anytime from March 15

Indigenously developed remote sensing satellite RISAT-1, which can take images of the Earth in all weather conditions, would be launched by space agency ISRO anytime from March 15. The 1850 kg RISAT-1, earlier slated for launch last...

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

Lookout for Telltale Scars on Hill Terrain – National Remote Sensing Centre

The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) has used RISAT, a radar imaging satellite which can penetrate clouds to take pictures, to track down the helicopter of Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Dorjee Khandu. With tremendous pressure on the...