Indian women in space


This article lists a few of the Indian women who have been into space or work in the space industry:

  • Sharmila Bhattacharya, Director of Research In The Biomodel Performance Laboratory of the Space Bio-sciences Division, NASA Ames Research Centre.
  • Sunita Williams, Astronaut with Two International Space Station Trips. Now part of NASA’s Manned Mars Mission Goal.
  • Kalpana Chawla, first Indian Woman In Space, Astronaut On Columbia Shuttle Missions
  • Dr. Anita Sengupta, Project Manager at Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  • Dr. Madhulika Guhathakurta, Lead Program Scientist for Living With A Star

Amazing that, of the list of 8, 5 are women!