Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Home India India Agrees To Expand Space Cooperation With Italy, informs ISRO

India Agrees To Expand Space Cooperation With Italy, informs ISRO

Expanding space cooperation with Italy comes days after India launched 637kg Brazilian satellite Amazonia-1 on board PSLV-C51 rocket from ISRO's spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, about 90km northeast of Chennai on February 28

India has agreed to expand space cooperation with Italy by tapping opportunities in earth observation, space science, robotic and human exploration, the state-run Indian space agency said on Thursday.

“At a bilateral meeting in virtual mode with the Italian Space Agency (ISA) on Wednesday, we have agreed to form thematic working groups to work on earth observation, space science and robotic and human exploration,” said Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in a statement here.

Please Follow NewsGram on Facebook To Get Latest Updates!

The virtual meeting was presided over by ISRO Chairman K. Sivan and ISA President Giorgio Saccoccia.

Expanding space cooperation with Italy comes days after India launched 637kg Brazilian satellite Amazonia-1 on board PSLV-C51 rocket from ISRO’s spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, about 90km northeast of Chennai on February 28.

ISRO
India has agreed to expand space cooperation with Italy by tapping opportunities in earth observation, space science, robotic and human exploration, the state-run Indian space agency said on Thursday. Pexels

Brazil’s Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation Marcos Pontes, who witnessed the launch at the spaceport, offered to step-up the space ties with India.

“Brazil has requested India’s support in procurement of material and systems for its launch vehicle programme,” said the statement.

ALSO READ: Facebook Presents A New Feature For Instagram Live

Cooperation in space missions using ISRO’s fourth stage of polar satellite launch vehicle’s (PLSV) orbital platform for studying weather was discussed at the meeting with the Brazilian delegation. (IANS/KR)

STAY CONNECTED

19,517FansLike
362FollowersFollow
1,773FollowersFollow

Most Popular

Recognize And Seize Your Serendipitous Moments: Neil J. Farber

Archimedes' discovery of the relationship of weight, volume, and density of materials, Alexander Fleming's discovery of penicillin, Samuel Morse devising the Morse code, Alexander...

Sweat Sensor Alerts Doctors And Patients To Impending Cytokine Storm In Real Time

Scientists have developed a sweat sensor that acts as an early warning system for a looming cytokine storm -- a surge of pro-inflammatory immune...

Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy Associated With High BP Risk

Gender-affirming hormone therapy (GAHT) was associated with blood pressure changes in both transgender men and women, according to new research. Although doctors have prescribed...

Nanking Massacre: The Holocaust

By- Khushi Bisht The Nanking Massacre, also known as the Rape of Nanking, was one of the worst massacres committed during the Sino-Japanese war that...

‘Child Of Two Worlds’ Featuring The Protagonists And Immortal Lovers

Turkey-based author Ann D'Silva has launched her new book "Child of Two Worlds", which is second in the fictional 'Sand and Sea' series, which...

Now Transfer Posts And Notes To Google Docs And WordPress Directly

Facebook on Monday introducing two new data portability types that will help users directly transfer their posts and notes to Google Documents, Blogger, and...

Lyricist Mehboob: The Line Between Film Music And Indie Music Has Blurred Lately

The line between film music and indie music has blurred lately, feels noted lyricist Mehboob, who has over 25 years of experience in the...

OTT Projects Based On Books

With OTT platforms experimenting with genres and content, there are a host of projects that are based on books. Lately, we have already had...

Recent Comments