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India gets another eye in space as ISRO launches Kalamsat payload, Microsat-R

Kalamsat is a payload contributed by students and Microsat-R is an imaging satellite.

Jan 24, 2019, 23:42 PM IST

ISRO's first mission in 2019 to put military satellite Microsat-R and student payload Kalamsat in space

The satellites will be carried onboard Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C-44 from the spaceport of Sriharikota on Thursday night.

Jan 24, 2019, 11:34 AM IST

PSLV-C44 will launch Kalamsat, Microsat satellite on Thursday: ISRO

PSLV has been defined as the workhorse of the ISRO.

Jan 23, 2019, 21:35 PM IST

Team that built world's lightest satellite 'KalamSat' felicitated

The satellite's structure is fully 3D printed with reinforced carbon fibre polymer.

Jun 24, 2017, 16:37 PM IST

World's smallest satellite 'KalamSat' built by Indian teens launched by NASA

Weighing just 64grams, the satellite was designed and built by 18-year-old Rifath Sharook along with six other teammates. 

Jun 22, 2017, 16:31 PM IST

KalamSat - World's smallest satellite built by Indian teen to be launched by NASA on June 21

Weighing just 0.1kg, the satellite has been built by an Indian teen Rifath Sharook, 12th-grade student from Tamil Nadu’s Pallapatti town.

May 15, 2017, 13:50 PM IST