!!! PROUD MOMENT FOR INDIA !!!
WORLD’S LIGHTEST AND SMALLEST SATELLITE
“RIFATH SHAROOK : ALL SET TO BREAK GLOBAL SPACE RECORD”
Rifath Sharook, Pallapati born “Lead Scientist” of “Space Kidz India”,supported by team Yagna Sai, Vinay Bharadwaj, Tanishq, Mohammed Kaasif and Gobinath, designed ‘KALAM SAT’- The World’s Lightest,Smallest Satellite(0.1kg and 3.8cms in size) respectively, as part of the competition – ” Cubes in Space,” organized by idoodle learning inc, along with Colarado Space Grant Consortium.
Space Kidz India’s, Femtosat – titled “Kalam Sat”, was chosen to fly from NASA , Wallops – Virginia facility on the 22nd June 2017.This will be the first time Indian student’s experiment will be flown by NASA.