India takes steps towards manned space mission

Manned space missions are the most complex and expensive space missions for any space faring nation. Yet, most of the advanced space research organisations of the world have either carried it out or are working towards it.

India’s ISRO has also started working in this direction. If the plan for a manned-mission materializes, India would become only the fourth country after Russia, United States and China to have a human space flight program.

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