Indian Subcontinent Space Technology

Supersonic cruise missile Brahmos hit the target with Pin Point accuracy : DRDO

“Brahmos, the supersonic cruise missile was successfully test fired today on 18th October 2020 from Indian Navy’s indigenously-built stealth destroyer INS Chennai, hitting a target in the Arabian Sea,” the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) said in a statement.   The missile hit the target successfully with pin-point accuracy after performing high-level and extremely Read More…

America Space Technology

SpaceX launched US astronauts to International Space Station (ISS)

[splco_heading size=”17″ align=”left” margin=”30″]The launch of a mission that would have taken two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) was called-off due to poor weather conditions on May 28 .[/splco_heading]   However then US astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken started their journey towards the ISS from the Kennedy Space Center at 3:22 Read More…

America Asia Environment Space Technology Voice

NASA upset with ASAT test by India that resulted 400 pieces of orbital debris

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said about 60 pieces have been tracked so far and out of which 24 are going above the apogee of the ISS.   “That is a terrible, terrible thing to create an event that sends debris and an apogee that goes above the international space station. That kind of activity is Read More…

Environment Space Technology

EMISAT India’s first electronic surveillance satellite launched

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched the country’s first electronic surveillance satellite, EMISAT, from Sriharikota in coastal Andhra Pradesh on Monday morning.   As many as 28 small satellites of international customers were also put in space as secondary riders.   This is the third such mission and carries an ISRO test on Automatic Read More…

Environment Opinion Space Technology

“China can knock out all of India’s satellites India cannot do the same to China ” Says Experts

…   In the backdrop of the Cold War and a perceived threat of strikes from space, both the United States and the erstwhile USSR worked on the Anti-Satellite Weapons (ASAT) programme, back in 1959.   It is the background Sixty years later, India conducted its first anti-satellite missile test.   In a specially televised Read More…