Wednesday, April 6, 2011


The Department of Space is committed to :

Provide national space infrastructure for the telecommunication needs of the country.
  • Provide satellite services required for weather forecasting, monitoring etc.
  • Provide satellite imagery required for the developmental and security needs of the country.
  • Provide satellite imagery and specific products and services required for application of space science and technology for developmental purposes to the Central Government, State Governments, Quasi Governmental Organizations, NGOs and the private sector.
  • Promote Research & Development in space sciences and technology.
While operationalizing the above mentioned objectives, Department of Space will

  • Provide required transponders and facilities out of its own capacity as well as by hiring additional capacity, if needed.
  • Register Indian Satellite System for public and private sectors.
  • Provide its products and services in a prompt, efficient and corruption free manner to all the users/clients.