Chennai: The countdown for the launch of Indian rocket ( #PSLVC37 ) carrying a report 104 satellites on Wednesday is progressing easily on the Sriharikota rocket port in Andhra Pradesh, officers mentioned.
The rocket Polar Satellite tv for pc Launch Car (PSLV) is scheduled to blast off from Sriharikota, 80 km from right here, at 9.28 a.m. on Wednesday with main cargo being the 714 kg Indian Cartosat-2 collection satellite tv for pc.
The co-passenger satellites comprise 101 nano satellites, one every from Israel, Kazakhstan, The Netherlands, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and 96 from US, in addition to two nano satellites from India.
The overall weight of all of the satellites carried on-board by 44.four metre tall PSLV rocket weighing 320 ton is about 1,378 kg.
By 28th minute of the rocket’s mission all of the 104 satellites could be put into orbit.