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SROSS -1

Launch Date:24.03.1987

STRETCHED ROHINI SATELLITE SERIES - 1

SROSS-1 is the first satellite in the Stretched Rohini Satellite Series (SROSS), flown onboard ASLV vehicle. It carried a Gamma Ray Burst payload, Corner Cube Retro Reflector for laser tracking and launch vehicle monitoring platform.

Mission Experimental Satellite
Orbit Not Realised
Orbit Inclination -
Lift-off Mass 150 kg
Orbit Period -
Local Time of Equator crossing -
Repetitivity -
Payloads Gamma Ray Burst (GRB) payload, Corner Cube Retro Reflector (CCRR) for laser tracking and launch vehicle monitoring platform (LVMP)
Attitude and Orbit Control 3-axis body stabilized with a momentum wheel and magnetic torque.
Power Solar Array generating 90 W
Launch date March 24, 1987
Launch site SHAR Centre, Sriharikota, India
Launch vehicle Augmented Satellite Launch Vehicle (ASLV)
Mission life Experimental
Orbital life -
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