PSLV Launches Fifth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1E
India successfully launched its fifth navigation satellite IRNSS-1E on-board the workhorse PSLV-C31 in Sriharikota.
India on Wednesday successfully launched its fifth navigation satellite, IRNSS-1E, onboard the workhorse PSLV-C31 in Sriharikota, taking another step to be on par with the US-based Global Positioning System (GPS).
IRNSS-1E is the fifth navigation satellite in the IRNSS space system, comprising seven satellites, which will be on par with the GPS once the full complement of spacecraft is launched.
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