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India, Nepal to explore using satellite images in boundary survey work

The two countries also agreed to maintain status quo in cultivation of the disputed land until an agreement is reached between the two governments.

published on : 22nd September 2018

NASA's newest planet hunter telescope shares first science image

Part of the data from TESS' initial science orbit includes a detailed picture of the southern sky taken with all four of the spacecraft's wide-field cameras, NASA said in a statement.

published on : 18th September 2018

ISRO launches two foreign earth observation satellites from Sriharikota spaceport

The PSLV injected the satellites into orbit 17 minutes and 45 seconds after liftoff and placed them in a sun-synchronous orbit 583 km from the earth.

published on : 16th September 2018

India, France plan to launch satellite constellation for maritime surveillance: French space agency chief

The purpose of the constellation is monitoring sea traffic management, a CNES official said, adding that it would take less than five years to launch the satellites.

published on : 16th September 2018

NASA blasts off space laser satellite to track ice loss

The launch marks the first time in nearly a decade that NASA has had a tool in orbit to measure ice sheet surface elevation across the globe.

published on : 15th September 2018

Chinese private firm successfully launches suborbital rocket

The OS-X1, developed and produced by One Space, can reach a speed of Mach 4.5 in load flight, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

published on : 7th September 2018

China launches marine satellite to study climate change

Its data will also be used in the survey of the resources and environment of  offshore waters, islands and coastal zones, marine disaster relief and the sustainable utilisation of ocean resource.

published on : 7th September 2018

State turns to SAT satellite phones to stay in touch with victims; partners with BSNL

Fisheries Director S Venkatesapathy said the department has placed a proposal to purchase 1,000 sat phones from BSNL.

published on : 6th September 2018

ISRO's Antrix eyes Rs 1,500-2,000cr revenue from small satellite launchers

The SSLV, which will be ready for the market around the middle of 2019, will be able to carry satellites weighing upto 500 kgs and place them in Low Earth orbit (LEO).

published on : 31st August 2018

Britain starts work on satellite system to rival EU's Galileo

The Galileo system, which will eventually have 30 satellites, is designed to compete with the US GPS used for commercial, military and other critical applications such as guiding aircraft.

published on : 29th August 2018

Arianespace to launch three more heavy Indian satellites

Contrary to earlier reports, ISRO has decided to launch the two heavier satellites GSAT-31 and GSAT-30 on Ariane-5 to replace INSAT-4CR.

published on : 13th August 2018

ISRO preparing on demand SSLV rockets

ISRO chairman K Sivan said it takes about 300 to 400 people between 45 to 60 days to prepare major satellite vehicles but the SSLV would require only 72 hours and three to six people.

published on : 12th August 2018

NASA's newest planet hunter TESS starts science operations

TESS is expected to transmit its first series of science data back to Earth in August, and thereafter periodically every 13.5 days, once per orbit, as the spacecraft makes it closest approach to Earth

published on : 29th July 2018

Sold 4,000 satellite phones in past year; targeting 10,000 units by March 2019: BSNL chief

Satellite phones can work in any part of the country, inside flights and on ships too, as they depend on signals directly from satellites located about 35,700 kms above the Earth.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Karnataka to introduce interactive smart classes for polytechnic college students

The state Department of Technical Education has asked all the government and aided polytechnic colleges in the state to conduct interactive classes, and also to utilise the infrastructure.

published on : 7th July 2018
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