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PSLV-C23

Launch Date:30.06.2014

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PSLV-C23, launched SPOT-7 a French earth observation satellite, into an 655 km Sun-Synchronous Orbit (SSO). It is the tenth flight of PSLV in 'core-alone' configuration (without use of solid strap-on motors).Along with SPOT-7, there were four co-passenger satellites viz. AISAT from DLR Germany, NLS7.1 and NLS7.2 from UTIAS/SFL Canada and VELOX-1 from NTU Singapore. 

PSLV- C23 Stages at a Glance


STAGE-1 STAGE-2 STAGE-3 STAGE-4
Nomenclature PS1 PS2 PS3  PS4
Propellant Solid (HTPB Based) Liquid (UH25 + N2O4) Solid (HTPB Based)  Liquid (MMH + MON-3)
Mass (Tonne) 138 41 7.6 2.5 
Max Thrust(kN) 4787 804 242  7.3 X 2
Burn Time (sec) 102 148 110  526
Stage Dia(m) 2.8 2.8 2.0  2.8
Stage Length(m) 20 12.8 3.6  3.0

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