Indian Space Research Organization

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Director: Kailasavadivoo Sivan Founded: 1969 Successes: 39 Failures: 6 Pending: 13

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is the space agency of the Government of India headquartered in the city of Bengalore. Its vision is to "harness space technology for national development while pursuing space science research and planetary exploration."

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Launch Vehicle


PSLV

Configuration: CA
Family: PSLV

The PSLV-CA, CA meaning "Core Alone", model premiered on 23 April 2007. The CA model does not include the six strap-on boosters used by the PSLV standard variant. The fourth stage of the CA variant has 400 kg less propellant when compared to its standard version. It currently has capability to launch 1,100 kg to a 622 km Sun synchronous orbit.

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Earth Science


HysIS (Hyperspectral Imaging Spectrometer) is a small Indian earth observation satellite developed by ISRO. The primary goal of HysIS is to study the earth’s surface in visible, near infrared and shortwave infrared regions of the electromagnetic spectrum. It is launched along with 30 small satellites and cubesats for international companies.

Launch Window


NET: November 29th 2018 - 04:27 UTC

Open: November 29th 2018 - 04:00 UTC

Close: November 29th 2018 - 08:00 UTC

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Sriharikota, Republic of India

Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad