Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) is a rocket launch facility located in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, India. It is operated by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
The site was established with a single launch pad in the early 1970s, expanding to two pads in 2005.
In future, the spaceport is expected to be upgraded for human spaceflight.
- Name: Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC), formerly Sriharikota Range (SHAR)
- Location: Sriharikota, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India.
- Coordinates: 13°43′11.78″N 80°13′49.53″E
- Established: 1969, first operations 1971
- Operator: ISRO
- www.shar.gov.in Official website