Kerala signs MoU with ISRO VSSC to promote space technology in state
The Kerala government and Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
(VSSC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to give a push to the state's
endeavour in space technology.
The agreement signed by State IT Secretary M Sivasankar and
VSSC Director S Somanath. It was signed
in the presence of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan
VSSC and the Kerala Government joining hands for the
project, Kerala is set to make major strides in the space technology sector.
This partnership will create an ideal ambiance for advanced
research and development in space technology.
The agreement will help the VSSC support the state’s
proposal to set up the country’s first Space Systems Park at Knowledge City in
the state capital to attract global start-ups in the space sector and make it a
major manufacturing hub for space-related technology, research, and
The agreement will facilitate VSSC to support the state's
ambitious project to set up the country's first state-of-the-art Space Systems
Park at Knowledge City in the state capital.