IRNSS-1A

India

Spacecraft nº:

Indian spacecraft nº: 69

IRNSS= Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System

Launch data:

Designation 39199 / 13034A
Launch date 01 Jul 2013 - 18:11 UT
Launch site Sriharikota, FLP1
Launch vehicle  PSLV-XL (#C22)
Mission Navigation
Geosynchronous orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35708 x 35882 km
Eccentricity 
Inclination 27.2 deg
Period 1436.2 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer ISRO
Platform I-1K (I-1000) Bus
Operator ISRO
Mass at launch  1425 kg
Dry Mass 614 kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 1.58 x 1.50 x 1.50 m
Equipment 
Solar array 2 deployable solar arrays
Stabilization  
Propulsion 440 Newton Liquid Apogee Motor, twelve 22 Newton Thrusters
Power  Two solar panels generating 1660 W, one lithium-ion battery of 90 Ampere-Hour capacity
Control System Zero momentum system, orientation input from Sun & star Sensors and Gyroscopes; Reaction Wheels, Magnetic Torquers and 22 Newton thrusters as actuators
Design lifetime  10 yrs

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
   55° E with 29 deg inclination



IRNSS-1A Satellite

Two Halves Of The PSLV-C22 Heat Shield Enclosing IRNSS-1A Satellite

IRNSS-1A Satellite

IRNSS-1A Satellite After Its Integration With PSLV-C22




Description:


Payloads:
Applications of IRNSS/

Mission details:

Satellite tracking:

Real time satellite tracking

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