India Tests Anti-Satellite System

ASAT test
Credit: India Press Information Bureau
NEW DELHI—India has tested an Anti-Satellite Missile System (ASAT) by destroying one of its low Earth orbiting satellites, becoming the fourth country to demonstrate such technology after the U.S., Russia and China. “In the journey of every nation there are moments that bring utmost pride and have a...

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