With reference to ‘GAGAN’ system which of the following statements is/are correct?

  1. GAGAN system has been developed as a joint effort of ISRO (Indian space research operation) and AAI (Airport authority of India limited)
  2. The system is a satellite based augmentation system, which makes airline operations more efficient by increasing fuel savings, direct routes and safety.

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements. 

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