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IRNSS 1F

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2016-015A

Description

Satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System. As well as the radio-based navigation payload, IRNSS-1F is equipped with laser retro-reflectors for range finding measurements. Will be placed in geosynchronous orbit. Expected location 32º.5 east.

Alternate Names

  • 41384
  • IRNSS1F

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2016-03-10
Launch Vehicle: PSLV-XL
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India
Mass: 1425 kg

Funding Agency

  • Indian Space Research Organization (India)

Discipline

  • Navigation/Global Positioning

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 
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