ISRO PSLV-C47 is Set To Launch CartoSAT-3 Mission



ISRO Set Date To Launch CartoSAT-3 Mission


Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) PSLV-C47 is going to launch CartoSAT-3, and 13 Nanosatellites of USA from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on 27 November at 9:28 am IST from ISRO launchpad at Sriharikota from Andra Pradesh state. 

It was likely to launch on 25 November, but it postponed, the reason is unknown. Might be the weather condition is the reason to delay the launch.


About CartoSAT-3 

Cartosat-3 satellite is a third generation agile advanced satellite having high resolution imaging capability. The satellite will be placed in an orbit of 509 km at an inclination of 97.5 degree.

ISRO made arrangements to see the live launching through registration, now closed. Five thousand people will able to see live from the Launching viewing gallery in Sriharikota.

India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C47 will launch Cartosat-3 and 13 commercial nanosatellites into Sun Synchronous orbit from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota, said ISRO.



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