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Earth Observation Satellites are essential for India’s national security
Sep 20, 2021

Earth Observation Satellites are essential for India’s national security

Why satellites like the EOS-3, unsuccessfully launched in August, are important instruments for the military

GISAT-1 is important, but India also needs small satellites for national security
Mar 02, 2020

GISAT-1 is important, but India also needs small satellites for national security

The planned launch of satellites in the coming year and beyond by the ISRO does not include small satellites.

Small Satellites for India’s Security: A Techno-Entrepreneurial View
Jan 25, 2016

Small Satellites for India’s Security: A Techno-Entrepreneurial View

The past decade has witnessed the proliferation of small satellite technology in various domains including the military, academe and commerce. is paper explores the idea of utilising small satellites technology (of the order weighing less than 150kg) for specic aspects of India's space security interests. It will describe some of the programmes and missions of global leaders in space security, and examine specic applications of small satellite te

Small Satellites: Breaking the monopoly of powerful nations in space industry
May 09, 2019

Small Satellites: Breaking the monopoly of powerful nations in space industry

In 2017, India launched a record 104 satellites into space. Barring one, the rest of the satellites that were launched were small satellites.

Strengthening the C4ISR capabilities of India’s Armed Forces: The Role of Small Satellites
Jun 15, 2020

Strengthening the C4ISR capabilities of India’s Armed Forces: The Role of Small Satellites

Small satellites have gained considerable importance in recent years. Although small spacecraft have existed for decades, their military applications have recently gained prominence owing to technological advances in their development and integration into the armed services of the major spacefaring countries across the world. This paper analyses the significance of small satellites in the C4ISR capabilities of the three service branches of the In

भारत की राष्ट्रीय सुरक्षा के लिए क्यों बेहद ज़रूरी है #Earth Observation Satellites
Jul 29, 2023

भारत की राष्ट्रीय सुरक्षा के लिए क्यों बेहद ज़रूरी है #Earth Observation Satellites

पिछले साल अगस्त महीने में EOS-3 का प्रक्षेपण विफल रहा था. नये

भारत की राष्ट्रीय सुरक्षा के लिए क्यों बेहद ज़रूरी है #Earth Observation Satellites
Jan 06, 2022

भारत की राष्ट्रीय सुरक्षा के लिए क्यों बेहद ज़रूरी है #Earth Observation Satellites

पिछले साल अगस्त महीने में EOS-3 का प्रक्षेपण विफल रहा था. नये

A new edge in global stability: What does space security entail for states?
Oct 13, 2021

A new edge in global stability: What does space security entail for states?

The recent multiplication of space actors, whether States or non-government entities, as well as assets and activities, became a game-changer for law-

A new frontier: Space warfare
Feb 27, 2024

A new frontier: Space warfare

Recent reports about Russia's experiments with new space technology have set off alarm bells in countries worldwide

Collision risks in outer space due to mega-constellations
Oct 18, 2021

Collision risks in outer space due to mega-constellations

The sporadic and uncontrolled launch of thousands of new mega-constellations put outer space security and safety at risk.

GSLV Mk III: The Indian military and civilian enterprise deserve more
Nov 23, 2022

GSLV Mk III: The Indian military and civilian enterprise deserve more

The entry of commercial enterprises or other state-owned enterprises can help augment the capacities of Indian space launch vehicle technology

GSLV success: A major technology boost
Jan 07, 2014

GSLV success: A major technology boost

From a strategic perspective, the successful launch of the GSLV means India is self-reliant in the area of satellite launching, including heavier satellites. This also means that India will not have to depend on foreign agencies to carry their heavier payloads.

India has a long way to go before it can use space for modern warfare
Jun 17, 2019

India has a long way to go before it can use space for modern warfare

The country has just a little over a dozen satellites for military purposes whereas China probably has 10x as many.

India's ASAT capability has been around for some time now
Mar 28, 2019

India's ASAT capability has been around for some time now

ASAT weapons, while useful to knock out communications and imaging satellites, are not all that effective against those flying at higher orbits.

India's GSLV launch: A major milestone for ISRO
Jan 01, 2014

India's GSLV launch: A major milestone for ISRO

India's GSLV launch is significant both from the commercial and strategic perspectives. In addition to the large number of domestic satellites ready to be launched using the heavier launch vehicle, a successful launch will also mean India's ability to cash in on the large lucrative foreign satellite launch market.

India's remote sensing programme makes new advances
Mar 28, 2013

India's remote sensing programme makes new advances

If India were able to sustain the launches of remote sensing satellites as per the plans, it would significantly beef up its ability to deliver services, products and other inputs in the field of climate, cartography and agriculture.

India’s quest for a Small Satellite constellation
Jul 25, 2022

India’s quest for a Small Satellite constellation

Apart from training, the Indian Armed Services need Small Satellites for net-centric missions.

Introducing NavIC 2.0: Leveraging India’s strategic space advantage
Apr 01, 2024

Introducing NavIC 2.0: Leveraging India’s strategic space advantage

NavIC 2.0 not only fortifies India's defence capabilities but also places it on par with leading nations in global satellite navigation

ISRO’s GISAT-1 is a first for India
Mar 30, 2020

ISRO’s GISAT-1 is a first for India

Compared to other countries, where does India stand in the launch of this category of satellites?

Orbits to objectives: Aligning space security strategy with military CONOPs
Jan 05, 2024

Orbits to objectives: Aligning space security strategy with military CONOPs

India's venture into space security, intertwined with defence readiness, necessitates a comprehensive and well-structured national strategy

Sky is not the limit in Asia: How China and India are shaping space diplomacy
Sep 12, 2019

Sky is not the limit in Asia: How China and India are shaping space diplomacy

A new space race is indeed warming up Asia, as China and India rapidly scale up their space programmes and build ties with the developing world.

Small Satellite Constellations: The Promise of ‘Internet for All’
Sep 14, 2023

Small Satellite Constellations: The Promise of ‘Internet for All’

Over four billion people do not have access to Internet; that makes a huge two-thirdsof the global population. In India, around four of every five people lack this basic resource. Variousaccess technologies are being developed in different parts of the world to bridge the digital divide.Amongst these technologies, the emergence of small satellites carries immense promise. Thesesatellites are used for applications ranging from remote sensing to co

Space Fence solution: International collaboration
Sep 25, 2013

Space Fence solution: International collaboration

With the U.S. having shut down one of its major Space situational awareness networks, major Spacefaring powers need to make it a priority to contemplate possible solutions to track satellites and orbital debris on a continued basis.

The Chinese are monitoring their enemies on the cheap with spy balloons
Feb 10, 2023

The Chinese are monitoring their enemies on the cheap with spy balloons

The Chinese spy balloons are a deceptively simple aerial surveillance tool that even the US admitted to failing to detect before the recent missile hit. India needs to up its game in this department

अंतराळातील युद्ध: एक नवीन आघाडी
Mar 18, 2024

अंतराळातील युद्ध: एक नवीन आघाडी

रशियाकडून नव्या अवकाश तंत्रज्ञानाचा वापर करण्यासंबंधा�

कक्षांपासून उद्दिष्टांपर्यंत : लष्करी मोहिमा व अवकाश सुरक्षा धोरणाचा मिलाफ
Jan 16, 2024

कक्षांपासून उद्दिष्टांपर्यंत : लष्करी मोहिमा व अवकाश सुरक्षा धोरणाचा मिलाफ

भारताची अवकाश सुरक्षेसाठीची मोहीम ही संरक्षण सज्जतेशी �

पर्यावरणाचे रक्षण करणारे आकाशातील डोळे
Jul 22, 2020

पर्यावरणाचे रक्षण करणारे आकाशातील डोळे

जगाच्या कुठल्याही भागात झालेल्या पर्यावरणाच्या हानीची किंवा तत्सम छायाचित्रे टिपून, ती क्षणार्धात जगभर पाठविण्यासाठी काही विशेष उपग्रह अवकाशात फिरत असतात.