India's advanced weather satellite INSAT-3D completes two years in orbit
India's advanced weather satellite INSAT-3D completes two years in orbit

 INSAT-3D, India's Advanced Weather Satellite, has completed two successful years in orbit, the Indian Space Research Organisation said .

INSAT-3D helped in tracking Cyclone Hudhud accurately: IMD
INSAT-3D helped in tracking Cyclone Hudhud accurately: IMD

Images from INSAT-3D, which became operational in January this year, played an important role while tracking Cyclone Hudhud which hit the east coast of India on October 12, according to Indian Meteorological Department.

India`s advanced metsat closer to final orbital slot

India`s advanced weather satellite Insat-3D is inching towards its final orbit slot at 36,000 km above earth from the geosynchronous transfer orbit, where it was placed by a European Ariane-5 rocket early July 26.

India`s weather satellite INSAT-3D functioning normally

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Saturday said that the country`s all weather satellite INSAT-3D, which was launched on Friday morning, is functioning normally.

Advanced weather satellite INSAT-3D successfully launched

India`s advanced meteorological satellite INSAT-3D was successfully launched by an European rocket from the spaceport of Kourou in French Guiana early today, giving a boost to weather forecasting and disaster warning services.

Indian satellite INSAT-3D all set for launch early Friday

India`s advanced weather satellite INSAT-3D, with newly developed atmospheric sounding system, is all set to be launched by commercial launch services provider Arianespace from Kourou in French Guiana early tomorrow.

ISRO to launch met satellite by 2013

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is planning to launch a meteorological satellite by 2013 to monitor atmospheric characteristics, parliament was informed Thursday.