New Delhi: India’s Space Application Centre (SAC) at Ahmedabad is all set to develop a new advanced hi-tech Remote Sensor camera with a capacity to capture images and pictures from a height of over 300 kms.
The new Remote Sensor Camera will be fully indigenous and may be available by early next year. The new gadget will be an improvement on the existing application used for infrastructure development works, soil management and even security related tasks.
This was disclosed by the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh, who visited the Remote Sensor Unit of the Ahmedabad Space Application Centre on Tuesday (26 December 2017).
Dr Jitendra Singh also held a meeting with Director Space Application Centre, Dr Tapan Misra and other members of scientific fraternity at the Centre .
SAC Ahmedabad is India’s premier Space Centres established by Dr Vikram Sarabhai, the leading architect of India’s Space programme.