IAF ties up with ISRO for manned mission crew selection
Updated : May 31, 2019 10:17 AM IST
The crew selection and training will be conducted at ISRO's Human Space Flight Centre.
The previous NDA government on December 28, 2018 approved the country's first human space flight programme.
The Rs 9,023-crore ambitious project involves sending a 3-member crew on board a heavy rocket to an altitude of 350-400 km and orbit around the planet for conducting experiments in space during a week-long voyage.