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

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

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