Q. Recently, India’s largest Liquid Hydrogen Storage Tank is established in which of the following state?

[A] Tamil Nadu

[B] Telangana

[C] Odisha

[D] Andhra Pradesh

Answer: D

ISRO Chairman K Sivan flagged off the shipment of India’s largest liquid hydrogen storage tank at the VRV Asia Pacific’s manufacturing plant at Sri City in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh. 

  • VRV Asia Pacific manufactured the storage tank with a Liquid Nitrogen (LIN) shield, in a collaborative effort with Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, under the Make in India initiative. 
  • The storage capacity of the tank is 120 kilo liters. Liquid hydrogen is used as fuel for satellite launch vehicles. 

Source: The Hindu