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INDIA'S SATELLITE AND IMPORTANT KEY FACTS || general knowledge || prudhviinfo

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 INDIA'S SATELLITE & IMPORTANT KEY FACTS 

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⚫️ Chandrayaan-1

🔸Launch date : 22 October 2008

🔸Rocket : PSLV-XL C11

🔸Launch site : Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvananthapuram

🔸Project Director : Dr M Annadurai

🔸Chandrayaan-1, India's first moon mission


🔵 Chandrayaan-2

🔸Launch date : 22 July 2019

🔸Rocket : GSLV Mark III M1

🔸Mission Director : Ritu Karidhal

🔸Project Director : Muthayya Vanitha

🔸Lander name : Vikram

🔸Rover name : Praygan

🔸Launch site : Satish Dhawan Space Centre Andhra Pradesh

🔸Chandrayaan-2, India's second moon mission

🔸Total weight of the Chandrayaan-2 is 3,850 kg

🔸Total cost of the mission : US$141 million ( Rs 978 crore)


🔴 Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), also called Mangalyaan

🔸Launch date : 5 November 2013

🔸Rocket : PSLV-XL C25

🔸Launch site : 

Satish Dhawan space centre Andhra Pradesh


🔷 Mangalyaan-2 : ISRO planned to launch this mission by 2025


🔷 Gaganyaan Mission : ISRO planned to be launched on GSLV Mk III in December 2021


💠 Aryabhata India's first satellites Launched on 19 April 1975


💠 GSAT-1 India's first commercial satellite


💠 SLV-3 was India's first experimental satellite launch vehicle,


💠 Ariane Passenger PayLoad Experiment, (APPLE) first communication satellite in India Launched 19 June 1981


💠 Udupi Ramachandra Rao : satellite Man of India


💠 Rakesh Sharma : first Indian astronaut


💠 Kalpana Chawla : first woman astronaut of India


💠 Rohini is a series of satellites launched by the ISRO on 1980