Hyderabad: Home To Integrated Rocket Design, Manufacturing, And Testing.
Hyderabad will soon be home to an integrated design, manufacturing, and testing facility for rockets. The Skyroot Aerospace company has successfully launched Vikram-S, India’s first privately built rocket has proposed to establish the facility in Hyderabad.
Participating in Skyroot’s Vikram-S launch Success Meet held at T-Hub, KTR, the IT and Industries Minister announced that the State govt was ready to provide necessary land and other support for establishing the integrated facility.
He said supporting companies like Skyroot Aerospace from the initial stages was a matter of pride for State Telangana. The Minister assured all support in its future endeavors on behalf of the State government.
The Minister said it took work to successfully conduct complex experiments like a rocket and send it into space, especially in the maiden attempt. This was achievable only with the teamwork of Skyroot, he said.
Pawan, company’s spokesperson said the 200 staff of Skyroot Aerospace company were happy that their hard work had paid off. He said that the success was possible due to the availability of expert personnel and the supportive ecosystem in Hyderabad for various sectors related to the space sector.