tested its first Anti-satellite missile (ASAT) on 27 March 2019 from Abdul Kalam Island.
The operation for this test was named missile SHAKTI
Where the Shakti represents power
. The main purpose
of this missile was to
hit the satellite which is present in the lower orbit
of the earth with a kinetic full vehicle
. The timing of this test is
this test was very important for the nation as it became the 4th country
among all weapons. Having this technology of Anti-satellite weapon
The name of them is the
This test utilized a modified Anti-satellite missile interceptor under the code-named
Prithvi Defence Vehicle Mark -11 and it was developed under the project of XSV-1 With the help of this test, India said to all the enemy. That new India is the country that has the capabilities to destroy their attacks But India also realized that this is not enough to protect ourselves.
The test of this innovation by India also sparked the world forum of space
and alerted the countries about the electrical garbage
which will accumulate on the space, named as
“ Space Debris”
will be a large issue. On upcoming time And in this problem, India also presented the solution and said that this
would not last for a long duration.
The target for this test was the
Microsoft – R, a satellite
launched by ISRO on 24 January 2019
for the purpose of this test Shakti
In this test.
china’s view was apprising. he Said that we need to be more cautious about the test, He mentioned in this matter that “he reads the report of the test and he is hopeful that all the countries would maintain the tranquility in outer space.