Proud Moment! And it’s a World Record too! In its thirty ninth flight (PSLV-C37), ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle successfully launched the 714 kg Cartosat-2 Series Satellite along with 103 co-passenger satellites today morning (February 15, 2017) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota. This is the thirty eighth consecutively successful mission of PSLV. The total weight of all the 104 satellites carried on-board PSLV-C37 was 1378 kg. PSLV-C37 lifted off at 0928 hrs (9:28 am) IST, as planned, from the First Launch Pad. After a flight of 16 minutes 48 seconds, the satellites achieved a polar Sun Synchronous Orbit of 506 km inclined at an angle of 97.46 degree to the equator (very close to the intended orbit) and in the succeeding 12 minutes, all the 104 satellites successfully separated from the PSLV fourth stage in a predetermined sequence beginning with Cartosat-2 series satellite, followed by INS-1 and INS-2. πŸ‘πŸ˜Š http://bit.ly/2lj3HTT ISRO – Indian Space Research Organisation PSLV-C37 / Cartosat -2 Series Mission Successfully Launched all 104 Satellites http://bit.ly/2kwUQtG

ISRO – Indian Space Research Organisation
PSLV-C37 / Cartosat -2 Series Mission Successfully Launched all 104 Satellites
February 15, 2017 at 05:37PM http://bit.ly/2kwUQtG

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