Starting with a modest beginning in 1963 primarily to carry out sounding rocket experiments in space science, the Indian Space Research Organization SRO) has focused its attention on using space technology for carrying out major identified national tasks on a totally self-reliant basis.
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1060 words free sample essay on Indian Satellites In Space. For the purpose of putting Indian satellites in space, the Government established a Space Science & Technology Centre (SSTC) in 1965 in Thumba..
June 24, 1997: An Idaho (USA) businessman Kenneth Arnold, while flying near Mt. Rainier (Washington), spotted a group of nine silvery crescent-shaped objects, flying in tight formation.
All available evidence points to the fact that the Universe is open and it is ceaselessly expanding. Space means the whole universe, including the earth, while outer space refers to space other than the earth; outer space begins where the earth's atmosphere ends and extends in all directions.
Vast is the range of spin-off benefits derived from the advancement of space technology in India. Down to earth benefits are available in such areas as mapping the natural resources through remote sensing, telecommunication, television and weather forecasting.
The first experimental fight on August 10, 1979 failed on account of a leak of oxydiser-red, fuming nitric acid. The experiment failed, but Dr. Kalam did not fail.
The four areas in which space technology finds application are : it is used for making long distance communications, it is used for continuous weather monitoring and weather forecasting on the earth…