ISRO launches CARTOSAT-3 successfully
Chandigarh, November 27
Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) on Wednesday launched advanced earth imaging and mapping satellite CARTOSAT-3 along with 13 other commercial nano-satellites for the US on Wednesday.
CARTOSAT-3, which is the ninth in the series, was launched from the second launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota at the scheduled time of 9.28 am. It is worth mentioning that this was the 74th launch vehicle mission from SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota.
The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C47 carried the CARTOSAT-3 satellite along with the other commercial Nano-satellites for the US.