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ISRO Starts Countdown for Launch of 6 Singapore Satellites Via PSLV C-29 Mission

The countdown for the launch of Singapore satellites on December 16 from Indian Space Research Organisation’s Port One in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh has begun on Monday. ISRO said in its update that the Mixed Oxides of Nitrogen (MON-3) oxidiser filling operation of PS4 was completed by 15:00 hr IST on Monday and Mono Methyl Hydrazine (MMH) propellant filling operation ...

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ISRO’s PSLV C28 / DMC3 Update: All Set For Tonight’s Launch of India’s Heaviest Satellite

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set for tonight’s launch of PSLV C28 cayying the heaviest ever commercial payload of five satellites, including three DMC3 earth observation satellites of UK-based Surrey Satellite Technologies. In its daily update, ISRO said the countdown progress is normal and all the operations are in progress as scheduled.  “Countdown operations are progressing normally. Preparations ...

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ISRO Scientists Throng Tirupati Seeking Blessings Ahead of IRNSS-1D Launch

Keeping faith in god, Indian space agency ISRO scientists have hurriedly paid a visit to Lord Venkateshwara (Balaji) on Friday, March 27, as the countdown for the launch of IRNSS-1D began. The scene emulating what ISRO’s former chairman K.Radhakrishnan ushered in by visiting Tirupati before the Mangalyaan mission and several other liftoffs, is no surprise in the temple town that ...

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All Set for Countdown to Launch of IRNSS-1D on Saturday, March 28 (PHOTOS)

ISRO said the launch of India’s fourth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1D onboard PSLV-C27 that was postponed from March 9 will be lifted off at 17:19 hrs IST in the evening on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. The Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System 1D (IRNSS-1D) is the fourth navigation satellite of the 7 satellites ...

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Countdown Begins: India’s GSLV-Mark III to Launch Tomorrow

  India’s heaviest and next generation rocket, Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-Mark III) carrying a crew module, is all set for its test launch on Thursday. The countdown for the same began on today 9am. The rocket will also carry a crew module to test its re-entry characteristics. Though it is called as a crew module, it will not carry ...

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ISRO Starts Countdown for GSLV Mark III Launch Tomorrow

ISRO scientists have started the countdown for the launch of GSLV Mark III tomorrow to carry the Crew Module Atmospheric Re-entry Experiment (CARE) at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh on Wednesday. “The 24 and a half hour countdown for the mission has commenced at 9 am on December 17,” ISRO said after completing the Mission ...

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