Prof. U R Rao, Architect of Indian Satellite Programme passed away

 Prof. U R Rao

 

Former Chairman ISRO / Secretary Department of Space, Professor U R Rao, passed away in the early morning of July 24, 2017 at his residence in Bengaluru. He led ISRO for 10 years during 1984-1994.

Antrix Community grieves the passing away of Prof. U R Rao and remembers with gratitude his precious contributions to the Indian space programme.

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