iDEX Grant Ministry of Defence had granted a substantial grant from Pixxel a leading space-tech startup for the development of multi-purpose satellites for the Indian Air Force.
The iDEX Grant and Its Significance
Ministry of Defence had granted Pixxel
Pixxel , had been awarded a significant grant from iDEX (Innovations For Defence Excellence), an initiative established by the Ministry of Defence, enabling to development of small, multi-purpose satellites for the Indian Air Force, contributing to India’s ambitious space and defence plans. These multi-purpose satellites will be designed to perform electro-optical, infrared, synthetic aperture radar, and hyperspectral tasks, increasing India’s defence architecture and expanding the country’s space technology capabilities.
What is Pixxel?
Pixxel, founded in 2019 by Awais Ahmed and Kshitij Khandelwal