Scientist Dr VR Lalithambika is heading India's First Human Space Mission

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has chosen veteran scientist Dr VR Lalithambika to head its Gaganyaan mission to put an Indian in space by 2022.
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Updated: Sep 24, 2018 12:10:25 pm

Scientist Dr VR Lalithambika is heading India's First Human Space Mission

24 September 2018 Current Affairs:The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has chosen veteran scientist Dr VR Lalithambika to head its Gaganyaan mission to put an Indian in space by 2022.
The 56-year-old scientist has 30 years of experience in space missions with ISRO.
She was also a key member of the team responsible for launching 104 satellites in one go in February 15, 2017.
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