‘Gagan, a GPS-aided geo augmented navigation developed jointly by ISRO and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) at an investment of Rs 774 crore in 2015, is being used by the aviation sector for transportation needs commercially. Now, shipping sector is considering to induct ‘Gagan’ in the maritime front.Gagan is also expected to aid agriculture, the defence services, security agencies and disaster recovery management by helping in search and rescue operations.


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