India PSLV-C35 Carries 8 Satellites Successfully Launched

       Published : Sep 26, 2016 15:36 IST    

India PSLV-C35 Carries 8 Satellites Successfully Launched

India’s PSLV that carries 8 satellites for 2 different orbits had launched successfully today morning. It is a new milestone achieved by India and adds another feather on its cap. It is a proud moment to all Indians that first time that Indian space research agency has placed satellites in more than one orbit in a single mission.

It is a challenging task because it has to inject satellites in two different orbits. Earlier it had injected several satellites in single orbit. After 17 minutes of launch, PSLV dropped Indian weather satellite SCATSAT at an altitude of 730 km. And other satellites are launched within 2 hours 15 minutes and completed the whole process. PSLV C-35 started at 9:12 am and its primary satellite SCATSAT-1 was launched in the orbit at 9:29 am. It had placed 7 other satellites between 11:25 and 11:28 am.

It is India's 37 PSLV-C35 created another history. It includes research students satellites PRATAM that has been made by students of IIT-Bombay and PISAT by PES University of Bangalore students. It also carries other countries satellites including US, Canada and Algeria. PRATAM has 10 kg mass that is sent for watch electrons counts in the space and PISAT mass of 5.25 kg is for taking pictures of earth.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the scientist and research students who made satellites.

 

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India PSLV-C35 Carries 8 Satellites Successfully Launched


India PSLV-C35 Carries 8 Satellites Successfully Launched


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