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Rohini
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Class: Earth. Type: Landsat. Nation: India.

Experimental-technology mission.


Specification

Total Mass: 41 kg.


Rohini Chronology


18 July 1980 Rohini RS-1 Launch Site: Sriharikota . Launch Vehicle: SLV. Mass: 40 kg. Perigee: 307 km. Apogee: 921 km. Inclination: 44.7 deg.

Experimental-technology mission. Rohini satellite RS-1.


17 April 1983 Rohini 3 Launch Site: Sriharikota . Launch Vehicle: SLV. Mass: 42 kg. Perigee: 326 km. Apogee: 485 km. Inclination: 46.6 deg.

Rohini satellite D-2. Second developmental flight of an SLV-3 launch vehicle. The Rohini satellite D-2 carried a sensor payload for conducting remote-sensing experiments and for accurate orbit and attitude determination.



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