18 January, 2020
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Syllabus subtopic: Science and Technology- developments and their applications and effects in everyday life Achievements of Indians in science & technology; indigenization of technology and developing new technology.
Prelims and Mains focus: about the satellite and its applications; about geostationary orbit
News: The nation's latest communication satellite, GSAT-30, was sent to space from the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou at 2:35 a.m. IST on Friday.
About the launch
About GSAT-30 satellite
About Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
Source: The Hindu
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