Gaganyaan will facilitate space tourism, says Ex-ISRO chief

Gaganyaan will facilitate space tourism, says Ex-ISRO chief

NEW DELHI [Maha Media]: GAGANYAAN, the country’s planned mission to take humans to space, will open huge commercial opportunities in the space sector,said former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair.

Nair while speaking at the space programme, supported by the Kerala Government, here said once that capability is achieved by putting three astronauts into space using ISRO’s GSLV Mk III in December 2021, the country can think in terms of entering the realm of space tourism.  

“It is a big international business opportunity for India as there are only a few countries with that capability, and India has anadvantage as its technology is one of the best and the costs are low,” he said. 
 

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