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India successfully launches IRNSS-1C navigation satellite on board PLSV C-26
India successfully launches IRNSS-1C navigation satellite on board PLSV C-26

Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C26) successfully injected the third navigation satellite (IRNSS-1C) into the intended orbit early Thursday (October 16, 2014).

Countdown for IRNSS 1C launch commences at Sriharikota begins today
Countdown for IRNSS 1C launch commences at Sriharikota begins today

The 67-hour countdown for the launch of India's navigation satellite IRNSS 1C, the third of seven satellites in the series to put in place India's navigation system on par with US' Global Positioning System, on board PSLV C 26 began Monday at the spaceport of Sriharikota.

IRNSS 1C launch countdown begins tomorrow

The countdown for the launch of India's navigation satellite IRNSS 1C, the third of seven satellites in the series to put in place India's navigation system on par with US' Global Positioning System, on board PSLV C 26 will commence at the spaceport of Sriharikota tomorrow.

India to launch third navigation satellite October 16
India to launch third navigation satellite October 16

India's third navigation satellite will be launched Oct 16 from Sriharikota spaceport in coastal Andhra Pradesh, space agency ISRO announced Thursday.

India to launch Astrosat in 2015

After the successful launch of Mars Orbiter and two navigation satellites, India is developing an astronomical satellite- Astrosat. This satellite will be used to study stars and other celestial bodies and is expected to launch in 2015.

Pranab Mukherjee lauds satellite launch- Another landmark in space programme

India will immensely benefit from the applications of the country`s second navigation satellite that was successfully placed into orbit Friday, said President Pranab Mukherjee.

India successfully launches second navigation satellite IRNSS 1B

It`s another achievement for India. India has successfully launched its second navigational satellite IRNSS 1B on board PSLV-C24.

ISRO to review readiness for launch of navigation satellite IRNSS 1-B tomorrow

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is set to hold a meeting tomorrow to review readiness for the launch of navigation satellite IRNSS 1-B onboard PSLV C24 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, some 100 km from here.

Navigation satellite orbit raised, ISRO starts testing cryogenic engine

The Indian space agency Saturday evening successfully put its first navigation satellite IRNSS-1A - in the geosynchronous orbit at 27 degrees to the equator, said officials Sunday.

Indian satellite`s orbit to be raised Tuesday night

Indian space agency ISRO will around midnight Tuesday carry out activities to raise the orbit of its first navigation satellite, Indian Regional Navigation Satellite-1A (IRNSS-1A).

India`s first navigation satellite launched successfully

India today successfully launched its first dedicated navigation satellite using the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle which blasted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre.

Glitch puts off Indian navigation satellite launch

An electrical glitch in the rocket Saturday forced the Indian space agency to put off its first regional navigation satellite (IRNSS-1A) launch June 12 by two weeks.

China launches navigation satellite

China Thursday night successfully launched a satellite for its navigation system.

China launches navigation satellite

The navigation satellite is China`s 11th homemade navigation satellite, also called Beidou or Compass system.

China launches navigation satellite

China successfully launched a satellite, the 10th one for its indigenous global navigation and positioning network known as Beidou.

Russia launches navigation satellite

The Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket with the Glonass-M navigation satellite was launched at 12.15 am Monday.

Russia launches vital navigation satellite

Russia successfully launched a satellite vital to the deployment of its own navigation system.