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PM Modi, President Congratulate ISRO for IRNSS-1D Launch

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have congratulated Indian scientists on the successful launch of the country’s fourth navigation satellite, making India proud by joining the rare club of five nations with their own GPS system. In his message to ISRO Chairman A.S. Kiran Kumar, President Mukherjee said: “My heartiest congratulations to you and your entire team at ...

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India IRNSS-1D Launch: India Joins Top 4 Club With Own GPS, Navigation Satellites

India launched successfully IRNSS-1D satellite, its fourth navigation satellite in row into orbit on Saturday at 5:19 PM on its rocket launching vehicle PSLV C27 from the 2nd launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. The rocket left behind an inverted flare with a long handle as it gathered speed amidst the cheers of the ...

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All Set for Countdown to Launch of IRNSS-1D on Saturday, March 28 (PHOTOS)

ISRO said the launch of India’s fourth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1D onboard PSLV-C27 that was postponed from March 9 will be lifted off at 17:19 hrs IST in the evening on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. The Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System 1D (IRNSS-1D) is the fourth navigation satellite of the 7 satellites ...

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