In what’s India’s one of the most ambitious projects, the country’s space agency is planning to launch its own space station. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief K Sivan made the announcement today.
India is targeting to launch a 20-tonne space station by 2030, which will most likely be used to conduct microgravity experiments.
“The preliminary plan for the space station is to accommodate astronauts for upto 15-20 days in space, but specific details will emerge after the maiden manned mission, Gaganyaan, is complete,” reported PTI.
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