12th August 2018 Current Affairs
Share this news :Share this news :
Israel has opened a Visa Application Centre in Kolkata for tourists from West Bengal
Civil Aviation Ministry has approved a proposal for setting up of water aerodromes in the country.
NASA blasted off a $1.5 billion spacecraft toward the Sun on a historic mission .
- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) on Sunday blasted off a $1.5 billion spacecraft toward the Sun on a historic mission to protect the Earth by unveiling the mysteries of dangerous solar storms.
- Lift-off took place from Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in the US early today.
ISRO has celebrated Vikram Sarabhai centenary to honour visionary scientist
- The Indian Space Research Organisation will have a year-long Vikram Sarabhai centenary celebration starting in August 2019 to honour visionary scientist and its legendary founding father.
- Sarabhai, the architect of the Indian space programme, the first ISRO chief and renowned cosmic ray scientist, was born on August 12, 1919.