India ASAT

India's ASAT test could exacerbate rivalry with China: US expert

On March 27, India achieved a historic feat by shooting down its own low-orbit satellite with a ground-to-space missile, making the country a space power.

Apr 17, 2019, 13:15 PM IST

First pictures of ASAT missile used by DRDO to shoot down satellite

The PM said in his address that the objective of 'Mission Shakti' was achieved just three minutes after launch after the missile shot down a live satellite on a low earth orbit (LEO).

Mar 27, 2019, 19:39 PM IST

Anti-Satellite technology will be deterrent in event of space war: Experts

The former Air Force officer and other experts said India has possessed the anti-missile technology for several years.

Mar 27, 2019, 18:36 PM IST

Former DRDO chief busts Congress' claim, says UPA blocked satellite-killer missile test in 2012

He added that the proposal was once again put up by current DRDO Chief Dr Satheesh Reddy and NSA Ajit Doval to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Mar 27, 2019, 17:32 PM IST

Watch: How ASAT kills a satellite

The ASAT is developed by Defense Research and Development Organisation.

Mar 27, 2019, 15:29 PM IST