ISRO to launch PSLV-C45, heres whats special in this mission

Bracing for yet another achievement, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch PSLV-C45 on March 21.

It is said that the launch vehicle will put 30 satellites in three different orbits.

The PSLV-C45 will also carry a satellite for electronic intelligence.

Talking to media, ISRO Chairman K Sivan confirmed how the speciality of this mission is that for the first time PSLV will launch satellites in 3 different orbits.

Talking about the launch of Chandrayaan-2, India’s second moon mission, Sivan said that the Bengaluru-based space institute is set to launch the mission by April end.

Sivan also talked about the Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (SSLV), which will launch two ‘strategic purpose’ satellites in July-August this year.

It may be recalled that the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi had given its nod on February 19, allowing the set up of a new company under Department of Space (DoS) to make use of the research and development work carried out by ISRO at commerical level.

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