Monday, June 30, 2008

Satellite for world’s youth

India dedicated a satellite for the youth of the world to be launched next year.This is a brainchild of former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam.It would have a remote sensing satellite in orbit.The satellite on board will have various instruments which have been developed by the students of India, Russia and universities of other countries. These graduates and post-graduates will share and study different datas on earth imaging, atmospheric applications, solar emissions and other observations of the galaxy. The spacecraft would weigh around 100 kilograms and is being built at the ISRO Satellite Development Centre

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