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ANOTHER SUCCESS: ISRO launched PSLV C40 with CARTOSAT-2 SERIES satellite with 30 other co-passenger satellites

India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, in its forty second flight (PSLV-C40), will launch the 710 kg Cartosat-2 Series Satellite for earth observation and 30 co-passenger satellites together weighing about 613 kg at lift-off. The co-passenger satellites comprise one microsatellite and one nanosatellite from India as well as 3 microsatellites and 25 nanosatellites from six countries, […]

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PRATYUSH SUPERCOMPUTER : Which put India from the 300s to the 30s in the Top500

India’s supercomputing prowess moved up several notches Monday after it unveiled Pratyush, an array of computers that can deliver a peak power of 6.8 petaflops. One petaflop is a million billion floating point operations per second and is a reflection of the computing capacity of a system. Pratyush, which was inaugurated by the Union Minister […]

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ISRO regained the confidence after august failure and ready for a lift-off with 31 satellites

Since the August 31,  2017, when ISRO’s 41st mission of PSLV fails to drop off the heat shield further failed to launch the satellite into the orbit, all Indian rockets are grounded for 4 months.  That was the first private sector manufactured satellite which was declared unsuccessful. A group of scientists were investigating what happened […]

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SO FAR SO GOOD : From 104 satellites to INS Kalvari’s commissioning, 2017 is a great year for India

The year 2017 proved to be quite eventful for India in the field of Space and Defence. From ISRO launching 104 satellites to the decommissioning of INS Viraat, here’s a list of all the major events that happened this year. Agni IV missile test The year started off with the successful testing of the India’s […]