PSLV-CA
SSTL-S1 & NovaSAR-S

Indian Space Research Organization launch of a PSLV-CA Rocket

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Indian Space Research Organization was scheduled to launch a PSLV-CA rocket as part of the SSTL-S1 & NovaSAR-S mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Sun, Sep 16th, 2018, 12:15 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-CA and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

SSTL-S1 & NovaSAR-S

The NovaSAR-S spacecraft carries a radar imaging instrument, and the mission was developed in partnership between the British government and the British satellite manufacturer SSTL. The SSTL-S1 satellite, also built by SSTL, is a high-resolution optical Earth observation satellite identical to three DMC3/TripleSat reconnaissance craft launched in 2015. Beijing-based 21AT will lease imaging capacity on the SSTL-S1 satellite. There are also several secondary payloads.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad

Sriharikota, Republic of India
Indian Space Research Organization

Rocket

PSLV-CA

Indian Space Research Organization
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