Category Archives: Space Technology

INSAT-3DR

INSAT-3DR Why in News: In its tenth flight (GSLV-F05) conducted recently, India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle, equipped with the indigenous Cryogenic Upper Stage (CUS), successfully launched the country’s weather satellite […]

Indigenously developed Anti-Radiation Missile

Anti-Radiation Missile (ARM)- An anti-radiation missile (ARM) is a missile designed to detect and home in on an enemy radio emission source.Typically, these are designed for use against an enemy […]

Gravitational waves

A century after Albert Einstein hypothesised the existence of gravitational waves, after decades of hard work to detect them directly and nearly four months of rigorous scrutiny of data, an […]

Atlas V launched to ISS

United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carried a cargo-laden Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft towards the International Space Station (ISS).