Antrix to Launch 28 Satellites in 3yrs

Published: 11th July 2015 02:55 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th July 2015 02:55 AM   |  A+A-

CHENNAI: ISRO’s commercial arm, Antrix Corporation, has a busy three year schedule ahead. Contracts for launching 28 foreign satellites have been signed already and the launches will be completed before the end of 2018. The mix will be spread over the nano, micro and normal range and will use the PSLV launch platforms. “These will either go as single or as co-passenger with Indian satellites if there is spare capacity during a launch,” said V S Hedge, CMD,

Antrix Corporation.  Hedge added that Antrix had nautched a Rs 1850 crore revenue last year, up from Rs 1600 crore the year before.

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