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More satellites will create spacetraffic problem: Kasturirangan


The former chairman, ISRO, and chairman, Committee for Drafting National Education Policy, K. Kasturirangan, giving a talk on ‘Forays into space and beyond’ in Mangaluru on Wednesday.

Though there are technologies in place to tackle space debris, the move by certain organisations, including SpaceX, to have a constellation of 40,000 satellites in space, is a matter of serious concern, the former Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation K. Kasturirangan said here on Wednesday.

Delivering a lecture on “Forays into the space and beyond” at St. Aloysius College, Mr. Kasturirangan said that SpaceX intends to have a constellation of 40 ...


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