New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2019 11:59 PM IST
The DRDO has maintained that the interceptor missile could have killed a satellite at a height of more than 1,000 km but India intentionally chose to demonstrate the capability in the low earth orbit at a range of less than 300 km to avoid the threat of collisions in space.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2020 07:10 PM IST
The Indian satellite was destroyed at a low altitude of 300 kilometres, well below the ISS and most satellites in orbit.