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India successfully launches surveillance satellite

Posted by admin on August 24, 2015 (Comments Closed)

Sriharikota (AP): Giving a big boost to its defence surveillance capabilities, India on Monday successfully launched an all-weather Israeli-built spy satellite that will help security agencies keep a vigil on the country’s borders. Indian space agency ISRO’s workhorse, PSLV-C12 rocket soared majestically into a clear sky at 6.45 am from the spaecport in Sriharikota and […]

Prithvi-II test-fired successfully

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April – 15 – 2009 India on Wednesday successfully test-fired a version of nuclear-capable ‘Prithvi-II’ ballistic missile with a range of 350 kms from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, about 15 km from here off the Orissa coast. The indigenously developed surface-to-surface ballistic missile was test fired at around 1020 hours from a […]

Politics of the supply routes to Afghanistan

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April – 9 – 2009 Article by LETHAL FORCE, senior DFI member. born in India brought up in the US, Gulf War veteranafghan-8001 It is an established principle of warfare that controlling the supply lines is essential to winning a war. The Afghan supply line question has become even more urgent now with a surge […]

Indian Radar Imaging Satellite a Highly Capable System

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April – 8 – 2009 Sriharikota space port news confirmed by PTI India will launch a spy satellite from Sriharikota spaceport on April 20 primarily to keep an eye on its borders round-the-clock and help the Government in anti-infiltration and anti-terrorist operations. The 300-kg radar-imaging satellite has been built by Israel and is set to […]