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GSLV fit for manned space voyage: ISRO chief
Sun Network ^ | 07/13/04

Posted on 07/12/2004 6:47:59 PM PDT by KevinDavis

Bangalore, Jul 10 - The Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), G. Madhavan Nair, said the third-generation geo-synchronous satellite launch vehicle (GSLV Mk III), scheduled to undertake its first flight in 2007-08, would equip India with a rocket capable of putting a man in space.

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: goliath; india; space
India sending humans in space.... Who is next...
1 posted on 07/12/2004 6:48:01 PM PDT by KevinDavis
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To: RightWhale; Brett66; xrp; gdc314; sionnsar; *Space; anymouse; RadioAstronomer; NonZeroSum; ...

Space Ping! This is the Space Ping List! Let me know if you want on or off this list by freep mail!


2 posted on 07/12/2004 6:48:38 PM PDT by KevinDavis (Let the meek inherit the Earth, the rest of us will explore the stars!)
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I must say that the people of India are more interested in space development than anybody. China is second. Who else I don't know. Then the USA.


3 posted on 07/12/2004 7:12:31 PM PDT by RightWhale (Withdraw from the 1967 UN Outer Space Treaty and establish property rights)
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To: KevinDavis


thanks for the ping!


4 posted on 07/12/2004 9:03:43 PM PDT by Jackknife (.......Land of the Free,because of the Brave.)
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To: KevinDavis

They've got a better space exploration infrastructure than the Chinese.


5 posted on 07/12/2004 11:55:54 PM PDT by Cronos (W2K4!)
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