NASA says India’s satellite destruction could endanger ISS « Khabarhub
Sunday, July 14th, 2024

NASA says India’s satellite destruction could endanger ISS


02 April 2019  

Time taken to read : < 1 Minute


  • A
  • A
  • A

NASA said India’s destruction of a satellite could threaten the International Space Station (ISS), international media reports said.

Terming it as ‘terrible’, NASA chief, Jim Bridenstine, said that the risk of debris colliding with the ISS rose by 44% over 10 days as a result of the test.

He, however, said that the ISS is still safe.

India on March 27 carried out a test — Mission Shakti — which Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed it had established India as a “space power”. (Agencies)

Publish Date : 02 April 2019 18:16 PM

Financial aid provided to landslide survivors

BAGLUNG: The government has provided Rs 650,000 as relief to

Economic Digest: Nepal’s Business News in a Snap

KATHMANDU: Economic Digest offers a concise yet comprehensive overview of

Infrastructure Cooperation a Leverage of Soft Power and a Challenge

China and the US rivalry has enhanced competition in infrastructure

NC-UML nears consensus on ministry allocation

KATHMANDU: Major political parties, Nepali Congress and CPN-UML, have reached

Heavy rainfall expected even today

KATHMANDU: The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology’s Weather Forecast Division