Wed, Dec 07, 2016, 12:30 PM
The Indian Space Research Organisation(ISRO) has achieved another milestone, as it successfully launched the remote sensing satellite, Resourcesat-2A. The launch vehicle has blasted off carrying a remote sensing satellite, Resourcesat-2A, at around 10:30 am from Satish Dhawan Space Centre , Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh on December 7, 2016 using its workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV), on Wednesday. The launch has completed the fourth stage (PS4) of the PSLV-C36. A.S. Kiran Kumar, Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), said that the launch was perfect and the satellites got separated and added that for the first time a camera was put on the rocket.