Learn About Ground Station and Satellite Tracking

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“Learn About Ground Station and Satellite Tracking”
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Space technology is a truly multi-disciplinary field with huge potential in the coming days. However, the access to these technologies is constrained and difficult. It is important that the student community, research community and space enthusiasts get access to some of these technologies.  This will pave the way for new breed of space engineers and researchers.

In this regard, Antariksha Labs Pvt Ltd is working on various initiatives to provide low-cost access to the exciting field of space science and technology. Please visit our official webpage to know more about us and our activities.

Antariksha  Labs  has  tied-up  with  PES University,  Bangalore   to   offer  a  unique opportunity to  give  a  first level real-time exposure to field of satellite tracking and  ground station components.  It is a first such initiative taken in India wherein both industry and academia have come together to change the space ecosystem.



Anyone could book a slot to make use of the ground station facility to learn about the ground station components and satellite tracking   mechanism.  There   is  an optional   package  wherein  a   training  will  be  provided  as  well   by   the  experts.  

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The training will cover the topics like,

  • Why ground station?
  • What are the satellite bands?
  • Technical specification of the ground station used for training
  • Details about the ground station software interface and usage
  • Example of how to track a given satellite by feeding the co-ordinates and  download the satellite data

 Price (Rs.)
The below prices are introductory offer for a limited period. The user could book the slot on an hourly basis. The slot (and the price) could be shared by a maximum of 2 people.  The training will be done in batches for 1.5 hourz. However, a group of 2 people could independently work on the ground station for 1.5 hours after the training.

                                                                    Training (3 hours)         No Training (1 hour)   
                      Student (2 people)*                       1500                                1000     
                      Individual (2 people)*                    3000                               2000

*The above prices are only for student and general public.  Institution/corporates need to contact us for more details.

Bangalore, India

First Batch
September 20th, 2014

How to book a slot?
Please drop an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject as “GST – Slot book” and mention the below details.

  • Name
  • Student or Individual
  • Place
  • Package(training or no training)
  • Contact number





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