Indian, French space agencies ink pact on satellite launch technology


  • Indian Space Research Organisation and French Space agency (CNES) today signed a partnership agreement in satellite launch technology.
  • The agreement was signed between ISRO Chairman Kiran Kumar and CNES President Jean-Yves Le Gall in the presence of visiting French Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean-Marc Ayrault.
  • ISRO is the second partner of CNES, in terms of volume, after NASA.
  • Of comparable size and sharing similar objectives, the space programmes of both countries are complementary, it was noted.
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Indian and which space agency inked pact on satellite launch technology on 11th of January 2017
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