Launching India’s first privately built satellite

Farhan talks about the story behind ExseedSat and his experiences of working within the space industry to launch India’s first privately built satellite.

 

Farhan is a co-founder of Exseed Space which created history on December 4, 2018, by launching India’s first privately owned satellite into space. Hitching a ride on the Elon Musk-led SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, the satellite shot for the stars! The satellite, Exseed SAT 1, was built in just 18 months by a team of eight scientists, including the founders.

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Experiences from UNispace Nanosatellite Assembly & Training (UNNATI) by ISRO

Aazzah talks about her experience of participating in the UNispace Nanosatellite Assembly & Training (UNNATI), a program by ISRO which intends to provide a hands on training program for engineers from developing country on building nanosatellites.

 

From 15 October to 15 December 2019, two of NiAT’s very own staff went to Bangalore, India, to take part in the UNNATI Batch 2 course. They were Siti Nuraazzah PDHA Aziz, Deputy CEO, and Wong Teck Sion, Head of Technical and Operations. It was endorsed by the Ministry of Transport and Info-Communications.

The UNNATI course is a capacity building programme offered by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to other United Nations member states, as part of their UNISpace initiative in the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) agenda.
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The High Frontier: The Untold Story of Gerard K. O’Neill

Will Henry, producer of the The High Frontier: The Untold Story of Gerard K. O’Neill, talks about the life and work of Prof. Gerard K. O’Neill which include particle accelerators, space settlements and founded the Space Studies Institute. 

The High Frontier: The Untold Story of Gerard K. O’Neill is an award winning documentary film about the life and influence of Gerard K. O’Neill told through the eyes of his peers, family and the younger generation he inspired during the 1970s and 80s who are now leaders in the modern day space race. Through old stories of “Gerry” as many called him, and the social impact he made on the world, this documentary pays tribute to the unsung hero of today’s space race, while hoping to inspire all ages and walks of life to reignite our planet’s space venturing spirit. 
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Paying tribute to the Indian space program with a watch series

Nirupesh, CEO of the Bangalore Watch Company shares their story of how they created the ‘Apogee’ series of watches to pay tribute to the Indian space program and its achievements.

World Premier of the Apogee watch series – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=000SYVXyXyc

To checkout Apogee watches – https://www.bangalorewatchco.in/collections/apogee

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