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PSLV-C34 with 20 Satellites Set for Mega Launch on June 22 at 9.25 AM

PSLV-C34 first stage integration in progress

As the world is watching with curiosity, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch its next marvel, the Cartosat-2 series aboard PSLV-C34 with 20 satellites on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 09:25 hrs (IST) from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. Into its 36th flight, India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C34) will lift off with 727.5 kg Cartosat-2 series ...

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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 2nd Anniversary of Mars Mission Celebrated, Book Released

India’s ISRO has celebrated the second anniversary of its launch of the prestigious Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) on Thursday marking the launch of Mangalyaan on its nine-month journey to Mars, a step that changed the country’s space achievements and lofted it among the four top space explorer nations in the world. On this occasion, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has ...

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Countdown Begins for ASTROSAT Launch on Monday, Sept.28

Countdown began today, Saturday for the 50-hour long preparation for the launch of India’s first dedicated astronomy satellite ASTROSAT after the Mission Readiness Review (MRR) committee and Launch Authorisation Board (LAB) have cleared the way. Currently, Mono Methyl Hydrazine (MMH) propellant filling operation of fourth stage (PS4) of PSLV-C30 is under progress, said ISRO in its latest update. PSLV-C30 / ...

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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’s Heaviest Satellite Mission for SSTL, UK with PSLV-C28 to Lift Off on July 10 (Full Path)

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set for its heaviest ever commercial mission on Friday, July 10. 2015 catering the Surrey Satellite Technology Limited of the UK carrying its three heavy DMC satellites and one micro satellite and another nano satellite. The Indian Space Agency is taking up the porject as per the agreement entered by its commercial arm ...

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ISRO to Launch Heaviest Payload of 5 UK Satellites on PSLV C-28 on July 10

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has mounted five British satellites on its workhorse launch vehicle PSLV C-28, which is ready for launch on July 10 from Sriharikota. (See Photos) The five satellites include three optical satellites of Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) of UK weigh 447-kg each and one micro-satellite and another nano satellite, weighing a total of 1,440-kg, the ...

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ISRO to Launch PSLV C-28 on July 10 with 3 UK Firm Satellites

ISRO’s commercial arm Antrix Corporation has signed to launch three satellites of UK-based Surrey Satellite Technology for disaster monitoring constellation project aboard the launch vehicle PSLV scheduled on July 10. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said the three satellites — DMC 1, 2 and 3 — would be launched onboard PSLV C-28 on July 10 from the first launch ...

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