ISRO sets world record: PSLV-C37 launched with 104 satellites

Newsroom24x7 Staff Sriharikota: A world record was set by ISRO today when India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, in its thirty ninth flight (PSLV-C37), launched the 714 kg Cartosat-2 series satellite for earth observation and 103 co-passenger satellites together weighing about 664 kg at lift-off into a 505 km polar Sun Synchronous Orbit (SSO). PSLV-C37 was launched from the First Launch… Read More ISRO sets world record: PSLV-C37 launched with 104 satellites

GSAT-18 successfully launched

Newsroom24x7 Staff Kourou (French Guiana): India’s latest communication satellite, GSAT-18 was inducted into the INSAT/GSAT system today (October 06, 2016) from Kourou, French Guiana by Ariane-5 VA-231. Weighing 3404 kg at lift-off, GSAT-18 carries 48 communication transponders to provide Services in Normal C-band, Upper Extended C-band and Ku-bands of the frequency spectrum. GSAT-18 carries Ku-band… Read More GSAT-18 successfully launched

PSLV-C35 successfully launches 8 Satellites into two different orbits in a single flight

 Newsroom24x7 Staff Sriharikota: In its thirty seventh flight (PSLV-C35), ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle successfully launched the 371 kg SCATSAT-1 Satellite along with seven co-passenger satellites today morning (September 26, 2016) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota. This is the thirty sixth consecutively successful mission of PSLV. The total weight of all the eight… Read More PSLV-C35 successfully launches 8 Satellites into two different orbits in a single flight