ISRO 50TH LAUNCH – (Incredible INDIA)
Few things which makes an Indian really proud, cutting across all barriers is INDIA’S space odessy.
Launch site – small island of Sullurupeta
District – Nellore
Launch centre – Sriharikota
State – Andhra pradesh
Centre name – SHAR (Satish dhawan space centre)
Date of launch – Dec 16th 2015
Time – 6pm
In its 50the mission from Sriharikota, ISRO put six Singapore satellites in orbit (inspite of bad weather) , through its PSLV-C29 Vehicle . Ironic it was as SINGAPORE is celebrating its it 50TH year as a nation in exsistance too
The payloads were released at gaps of 30 seconds and 20 km.
Height of launch vehicle – 44.4 metres
Weight – 227 tonnes
Total time taken –
1st time achievements –
ISRO tested a multiple burn fuel stage/rocket engine.
Isro for it time in a year launched 17 satellites from foreign countries.