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PM Modi Gifts South Asia Satellite GSAT-9 To India’s Neighboring Countries & We Are All Proud

Published on 5 May, 2017 at 8:42 pm By

It is indeed a historic day for India. The country has moved a step ahead in the field of space research and technology. We have created such an important milestone, which will not only benefit the nation, in-fact India’s neighboring countries will be able to make use of this technology.

ISRO has successfully launched the GSAT-9 geostationary satellite, also known as South Asia Satellite, into orbit on the GSLV MkII rocket. Equipped with 12 Ku-band transponders, the satellite will provide data to countries like Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Other nations like Bhutan and Maldives will also reap the benefits.


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Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself announced this news by tweeting –

 



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With an operational life of 12 years the satellite will be used for telecommunications, disaster management and weather forecasting.


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“It shows that our collective choices together are for cooperation and not conflict; development, not destruction; prosperity, not poverty,” he said. “Deeply appreciate the strong and valuable support extended by your governments, without which this project would not have been possible,” quoted the Prime Minister while addressing the press conference.

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