India Looks Toward Reusable Rockets


ISRO to launch re-usable rockets within next 10 to 15 years
The Hindu

“ISRO will launch these re-usable rockets within next 10 to 15 years,” [ISRO Chairman G Madhavan] Nair told reporters on the sidelines of AV Rama Rao Technology Award Lecture on Advances in Space Materials on the occasion of National Technology Day celebrations at IICT here on Monday.

Mr. Nair said the single stage orbit vehicle will take off from ground carrying people or payload and return.

“The concept will be like space shuttle but with a different configuration. For this ISRO is working required technology,” he said.

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