Asia Geopolitics

Mission Shakti and Beyond: Breaking Down India’s Anti-Satellite Test

India’s prime minister has declared the country a “space superpower.”

Ankit Panda
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Mission Shakti and Beyond: Breaking Down India’s Anti-Satellite Test
Credit: DRDO

The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda (@nktpnd) and Prashanth Parameswaran (@TheAsianist) discuss India’s first successful anti-satellite test using a direct ascent hit-to-kill interceptor.

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