ISRO rocket launch on September 16
Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) will put into orbit on Sunday two foreign satellites – NovaSAR and S1-4 – together weighing 889 kg, said a top official.
“The September 16 rocket launch will be a fully commercial launch. The rocket will be carrying only the two foreign satellites,” K. Sivan, Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), told IANS on Thursday.
According to ISRO, the two earth observation satellites will be launched into a 583 km Sun Synchronous Orbit. S1-4 is a high resolution Optical Earth Observation Satellite