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India IRNSS-1D Launch: India Joins Top 4 Club With Own GPS, Navigation Satellites

India launched successfully IRNSS-1D satellite, its fourth navigation satellite in row into orbit on Saturday at 5:19 PM on its rocket launching vehicle PSLV C27 from the 2nd launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. The rocket left behind an inverted flare with a long handle as it gathered speed amidst the cheers of the ...

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India Gears Up to Launch Fourth IRNSS Navigation Satellite in March 9-15 Window

Riding high on its Mangalyaan and re-entry module success, India is gearing up to launch its next scheduled satellite IRNSS-1D during the launch window from March 9 to March 15. With this launch, India will be moving closer to its own satellite navigation system and three more IRNSS satellites will complete the circle of full-fledged own satellite navigation system in ...

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