Episode 64 - Bangalore Astronomical Society. Probably the most productive amateur astronomical society in India with a huge presence online and thus an international footprint.
Episode 65 - Professor UR Rao. A look back at the contribution of former ISRO chairman who was originally recruited in to the Indian Space program by Vikram Sarabhai. Whilst working at NASA in the early 1960s, a cosmic ray scientist Rao worked on several Pioneer and Explore spacecraft. Rao was in Dallas waiting to meet Kennedy on that fateful day...
Episode 66 - Interview with director at the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre originally known as Thumba Equatorial Rocket Launch Station. TERLS was the site of India's first rocket launch in to space on 21st November 1963.
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posted 12-18-2013 02:10 AM
See also the British Interplanetary Society's Spaceflight magazine, January 2014 issue.
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posted 12-20-2013 03:51 PM
Thanks for the note Philip.
For those of you who have access to Spaceflight, please note that the three pictures (bottom p26 and both on p27) should not be credited to me but RIA Novosti.