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How Home-grown Start-ups are Joining the Space Race

How Home-grown Start-ups are Joining the Space Race

With India planning two unmanned missions before a human spaceflight programme, space is where you want to be.

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Move over SpaceX and Blue Origin. Skyroot Aerospace, Agnikul Cosmos, Tathya Earth, Bellatrix Aerospace and Digantara are among home-grown start-ups that are supporting India's efforts at conquering the final frontier of space. Founded by twenty-somethings, these entities plan to launch rockets, design geostationary satellites and harness remote sensing to meet the growing demand for geospatial solutions. With India planning two unmanned missions before a human spaceflight programme, space is where you want to be.