India successfully launches fourth navigation satellite

The expendable rocket had a single but important piece of luggage: the 1,425 kg IRNSS-1D

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): India successfully put into orbit its fourth navigation satellite with its own rocket on Saturday evening in copybook style. The expendable rocket had a single but important piece of luggage: the 1,425 kg IRNSS-1D Exactly at 5.19 pm, the rocket – Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle – (PSLV-C27) standing about 44 More...

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