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SROSS-C

ASLV

Indian Space Research Organization

Launch Status
Success

Mission

SROSS-C

Type: Earth Science

SROSS C and C2 (Stretched Rohini Satellite Series) were the third and fourth satellites in ISRO’s SROSS series and to perform experiments on Gamma-ray astronomy and ionospheric science.

Location

Unknown Pad

Sriharikota, Republic of India

80 rockets have launched from Sriharikota, Republic of India.

Unknown Pad, Sriharikota, Republic of India

Rocket

ASLV – Indian Space Research Organization

Family: ASLV
Length: 23.5 m
Diameter: 1 m
Launch Mass: 41 T
Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 150 kg

The ASLV was manufactured by Indian Space Research Organization with the first launch on 1987-03-24. ASLV has 2 successful launches and 2 failed launches with a total of 4 launches. The Augmented Satellite Launch Vehicle or Advanced Satellite Launch Vehicle, also known as ASLV, was a Small-lift launch vehicle five-stage solid-fuel rocket developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to place 150 kg satellites into LEO. ISRO did not have sufficient funds for both the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle programme and the ASLV programme at the same time and the ASLV programme was terminated after the initial developmental flights.

Agency

Indian Space Research Organization

Type: Government
Abbreviation: ISRO
Administration: Chairman: S. Somanath
Founded: 1969
Launchers: PSLV | GSLV
Spacecraft: Gaganyaan
Country: IND

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is the space agency of the Government of India headquartered in the city of Bangalore. Its vision is to “harness space technology for national development while pursuing space science research and planetary exploration.”

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