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ISRO Developing Technologies for Manned Space Mission

India is developing critical technologies for launching manned missions in space and preparing a document on it, a top official said on Saturday. "Critical technologies are being developed for our ...

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Sriharikota is a barrier island off the coast of the southern state of Andhra Pradesh in India. It houses India's only satellite launch centre in the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (also known as SHAR) and is used by the Indian Space Research Organisation to launch satellites using multi-stage rockets such as the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle and the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle.