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  • India’s PSLV rocket successfully launches IRNSS-1F navigation satellite

    Tomasz NowakowskiMarch 10th, 2016

    India’s PSLV successfully launched the IRNSS-1F navigation satellite on Thursday, March 10, increasing the fleet of the IRNSS to six. Liftoff took place at 16:01 IST (5:31 a.m. EST; 10:31 GMT) from the Second Launch Pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.

  • ISRO set to launch its newest navigation satellite

    Tomasz NowakowskiMarch 9th, 2016

    The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is ready to expand its homegrown satellite navigation system by sending the IRNSS-1F spacecraft into orbit on Thursday, March 10. The satellite is expected to liftoff atop India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) at 5:30 a.m. EST (10:30 GMT) from the Second Launch Pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.