Indian Space Research Organization

PSLV

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Director: Kailasavadivoo Sivan Founded: 1969 Successes: 38 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

Vehicle Specifications


PSLV-CA
GTO: None
LEO: None
Length: None m
Diameter: None m
Launch Mass: Nonek kg
Thurst: None kN
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Earth Science


The NovaSAR-S spacecraft carries a radar imaging instrument, and the mission was developed in partnership between the British government and the British satellite manufacturer SSTL. The SSTL-S1 satellite, also built by SSTL, is a high-resolution optical Earth observation satellite identical to three DMC3/TripleSat reconnaissance craft launched in 2015. Beijing-based 21AT will lease imaging capacity on the SSTL-S1 satellite. There are also several secondary payloads.

Launch Window


NET: September 16th 2018 - 16:38 UTC

Open: September 16th 2018 - 16:15 UTC

Close: September 16th 2018 - 20:15 UTC

Watch the Launch




Sriharikota, Republic of India

Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad