PSLV  | SCATSat-1

Indian Space Research Organization launch of a PSLV Rocket


Indian Space Research Organization was scheduled to launch a PSLV rocket as part of the SCATSat-1 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Sun Sep 25th 2016 11:42 PM from Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the PSLV and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

SCATSat-1

ScatSat-1 is a microsatellite of 371 kg and a mission life of 5 years. It is tasked to provide weather forecasting, cyclone prediction, and tracking services to India. This launch will also carry 7 other satellites, the 117kg Alsat-2B, the 103kg Alsat-1B & the 7kg Alsat-1N earth observation satellites for Algerian Space Agency, the 44kg Pathfinder-1 earth imager for Blacksky, the 8kg CanX-7 deorbiter for UTIAS Space Flight Laboratory, the 10kg Pratham Ionospheric Tomographer for IIT Bombay and the 5.25kg PiSat earth imager for PES University.

Location

Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad

Sriharikota, Republic of India
Indian Space Research Organization

Rocket

PSLV

Indian Space Research Organization
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