Indian Space Research Organization

PSLV

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Director: Kailasavadivoo Sivan Founded: 1969 Successes: 38 Failures: 6 Pending: 14

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: XL
Family: PSLV

Vehicle Specifications


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

Navigation


This is the 5th satellite out of 7 for the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System. The constellation will provide India with an alternative to GPS and will be used for military and civilian use. Located at a geosynchronous orbit the system will be operated by the Indian government.

Launch Window


NET: January 20th 2016 - 04:01 UTC

Open: January 20th 2016 - 04:01 UTC

Close: January 20th 2016 - 04:01 UTC

Watch the Launch



Sriharikota, Republic of India

Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad


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Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nXdurTZmhJ0

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