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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.


Indian Space Research Organization
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." Indian Space Research Organization is a Government IND entity that was founded in 1969 and is administered by Chairman: S. Somanath.

Indian Space Research Organization has 69 successful launches and 13 failed launches with a total of 82 launches.
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