Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the establishment of Indian National Space Promotion and Authorization Centre (IN-SPACe). It has been approved to encourage the participation of private sector in the entire range of space activities. It will also enable Indian Industry in becoming an important player in global space economy.
- Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation: K.Sivan; Headquarters: Bengaluru.
- Union Minister of Science and Technology: Harsh Vardhan.