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:
Family: PSLV

Vehicle Specifications


PSLV
GTO: None
LEO: None
Length: None m
Diameter: None m
Launch Mass: Nonek kg
Thurst: None kN

Earth Science


ScatSat-1 is a microsatellite of 371 kg and a mission life of 5 years. It is tasked to provide weather forecasting, cyclone prediction, and tracking services to India. This launch will also carry 7 other satellites, the 117kg Alsat-2B, the 103kg Alsat-1B & the 7kg Alsat-1N earth observation satellites for Algerian Space Agency, the 44kg Pathfinder-1 earth imager for Blacksky, the 8kg CanX-7 deorbiter for UTIAS Space Flight Laboratory, the 10kg Pratham Ionospheric Tomographer for IIT Bombay and the 5.25kg PiSat earth imager for PES University.

Launch Window


NET: September 26th 2016 - 03:42 UTC

Open: September 26th 2016 - 03:42 UTC

Close: September 26th 2016 - 03:42 UTC

Watch the Launch




Sriharikota, Republic of India

Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad