India has launched a unique companion

Индия запустила уникальный спутник

India has launched a unique companion

Analysts were quick to christen the project “space diplomacy.”

India has successfully launched a new telecommunications satellite from the space center Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh on the South-East of the country. According to the Prime Minister of the country Narendra modi, from the start will benefit all of South Asia.

Analysts were quick to christen the project “space diplomacy” modi: from working satellites in orbit will benefit the Maldives, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh, but Pakistan, the traditional rival of India – refused to participate.

The Indian Prime Minister personally praised is responsible for starting professionals, noting that he is very proud of them.

Indian space research organization (ISRO) build a satellite for three years to send it into space on a modified rocket GSLV.

Each of the countries participating in the South Asian launch of the satellite will have access to the transponders on a space object, but to process information on Land, each state should have its own infrastructure.

“A gift for all of Asia,” as he called the device modi, will be able to convey to the countries participating in the launch of valuable information about natural disasters.

The satellite and all associated infrastructure from a cost of six States to $ 1.5 billion.

In addition to tracking cyclones, floods and tsunami, the satellite will be providing the usual telecommunications services and to help forecasters make more accurate predictions.

As reported Корреспондент.netthis month Mongolia launched the first satellite.