DS-EO & others

DS-EO is an electro-optical multispectral Earth observation satellite for DSTA from Singapore. Secondary payloads are NeuSAR and SCOOB-I, both also from Singapore.

Mission Type Earth Science
Orbit Low Earth Orbit

The PSLV-CA, CA meaning "Core Alone", model premiered on 23 April 2007. The CA model does not include the six strap-on boosters used by the PSLV standard variant. The fourth stage of the CA variant has 400 kg less propellant when compared to its standard version. It currently has capability to launch 1,100 kg to a 622 km Sun synchronous orbit.

Manufacturer Indian Space Research Organization
Thrust 4847kN
Length 44m
Diameter 2.8m
LEO Capacity 3800kg
GTO Capacity 1200kg
Launch Cost -$2100t
Indian Space Research Organization
Indian Space Research Organization

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is the space agency of the Government of India headquartered in the city of Bangalore. Its vision is to "harness space technology for national development while pursuing space science research and planetary exploration."

Type Government
Administrator Chairman: S. Somanath
Launch Vehicles PSLV | GSLV
Spacecraft Gaganyaan
Satish Dhawan Space Centre Second Launch Pad
Satish Dhawan Space Centre Second Launch Pad
Location Sriharikota, Republic of India
Total Launches 20
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