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Rohini 1B

Also called RS E2


Designation 11899 / 80062A
Launch date 18 Jul 1980
Country of origin India
Mission Scientific
Perigee/Apogee 307/921 km
Inclination 44.7°
Period 97 min
Launch vehicle SLV 3 #2
Mass at launch 35 kg

First Indian satellite launched by an Indian rocket. Was used to measure the performance of the launcher.

End of life

Decay 20 May 1981

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