India: Third largest reserve of Titanium bearing minerals - Science & Technology
Q. Which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. India has become the seventh country in the world producing Titanium sponge commercially.
2. India has third largest reserve of Titanium bearing minerals. - Published on 12 Aug 15
a. Only 1
b. Only 2
Properties like high strength to weight ratio and excellent corrosion resistance make Titanium alloys (like Ti6Al4V) useful for liquid propellant tanks for launch vehicles and satellites, gas bottle/liners, inter tank structures and interface rings for satellites.