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Final orbit raising operations of IRNSS-1I successful

Final orbit raising operations of IRNSS-1I successful

 Apr 16, 2018

The Indian Space Agency on Monday said the fourth and final orbit raising operation of IRNSS-1I was successfully carried out at 2105 hrs on Sunday night.

The achieved perigee height was 35,462.9 km and apogee height was 35,737.8 km, an ISRO release said.

The 1,425 kg navigation satellite IRNSS-1I was launched from the First Launch Pad at Sriharikota on April 12 at 0404 hrs. (UNI)

 



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