SLV-3 – Indian Space Research Organization Family: SLV meters Length: 22 meters Diameter: 1 meters Launch Mass: 17 Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 40 The SLV-3 was manufactured by Indian Space Research Organization with the first launch on 1979-08-10. SLV-3 has 0 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 0 launches. The Satellite Launch Vehicle or SLV is a Small-lift launch vehicle, was a project started in the early 1970s by the Indian Space Research Organisation to develop the technology needed to launch satellites. SLV was intended to reach a height of 400 kilometres (250 mi) and carry a payload of 40 kg (88 lb). Manufacturer 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 Director: Kailasavadivoo Sivan. Indian Space Research Organization has 47 successful launches and 6 failed launches with a total of 53 launches.