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    ISRO reschedules CARTOSAT 3 launch to November 27

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    "The launch of PSLV-C47 carrying Cartosat-3 scheduled on November 25, 2019 at 0928 hrs is rescheduled to launch on November 27, 2019 at 0928 hrs from Second launch pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota," the space agency said on its Twitter page.

    The PSLV will place Cartosat 3 in an orbit of 509 km, and will carry 13 commercial nano satellites from the US as part of commercial arrangements with NewSpace India, Department of Space.
    CHENNAI: Indian space research agency ISRO has rescheduled the launch of its third-generation earth observation satellite CARTOSAT 3 to November 27 this month. The launch was originally slated for Monday next week.

    On its Twitter page, the space agency said: "The launch of PSLV-C47 carrying Cartosat-3 scheduled on November 25, 2019 at 0928 hrs is rescheduled to launch on November 27, 2019 at 0928 hrs from Second launch pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota."

    ISRO had announced on Tuesday that the Cartosat 3 launch would be the 74th launch from the Sriharikota launch pad in Andhra Pradesh. The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle will place Cartosat 3 in an orbit of 509 km, and will carry 13 commercial nano satellites from the US as part of commercial arrangements with NewSpace India, Department of Space. The PSLV launch would be the 21st such rocket in the configuration that contains six solid strap-on motors, according to a release from the space agency.
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    4 Comments on this Story

    Karthikeyan Srinivasan308 days ago
    What’s the use of it?
    Ajit Ranjan Ranasingh309 days ago
    After every launch ISRO is going strong and strong. PSLV has Ben the most successful launching vehicle so far. But a lot of work is still to do for GSLV and higher sized vehicles. ISRO HAS MADE EVERY INDIAN PROUD !
    TheIndian 309 days ago
    All th best ISRO. But try to keep few things less to public atleast till launch period.
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