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SROSS-C

Launch Date:20.05.1992

STRETCHED ROHINI SATELLITE SERIESSROSS-C

SROSS-C is the third satellite in the Stretched Rohini Satellite Series (SROSS), flown onboard ASLV vehicle. It carried a Gamma Ray Burst payload, Retarding Potential Analyser (RPA) experiment.

Mission Experimental Satellite
Orbit 267 x 391 km
Orbit Inclination -
Lift-off Mass 106.1 kg
Orbit Period -
Local Time of Equator crossing -
Repetitivity -
Payloads Gamma Ray Burst (GRB) payload, Retarding Potential Analyser (RPA) experiment.
Attitude and Orbit Control Spin Stabilized with magnetic torque and magnetic bias control.
Power Solar Array generating 45 W with 18 AH Ni-CD Cells.
Launch date May 20, 1992
Launch site SHAR Centre, Sriharikota, India
Launch vehicle Augmented Satellite Launch Vehicle (ASLV)
Mission life Experimental
Orbital life Two Months (Re-entered on July 15, 1992)
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