First test flight of Indian SSLV (Small Satellite Launch Vehicle).
|Mission Type||Test Flight|
|Orbit||Low Earth Orbit|
Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (or SSLV) is a launch vehicle being developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) with payload capacity of 500 kg to Low Earth orbit or 300 kg to Sun synchronous orbit for launching small satellites, with the capability to support multiple orbital drop-offs.
|Manufacturer||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."
|Administrator||Chairman: S. Somanath|
|Launch Vehicles||PSLV | GSLV|
|Location||Sriharikota, Republic of India|
|Links||Wikipedia | Map|