E18 : The ISRO Story

A Century Of Stories

Dec 11 2023 • 9 mins

Welcome to A Century of Stories presented by IDFC FIRST Bank!

In this week's episode, join Kunal Vijayakar as he narrates the inspiring origin story of India's space pride - ISRO! Explore the 1960s, a decade marked by the Cold War, the global space race, and the birth of ISRO. Witness the formation of INCOSPAR in 1962 and its transformation into ISRO in 1972. Observe the launch of India's first indigenous satellite, 'Aryabhata,' marking a significant move toward self-reliance.

This episode serves as a reminder that exploration is inherent in our nature, and ISRO's achievements have a tangible impact on our daily lives - from GPS technology to weather predictions.

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