IRNSS-1F - IRNSS Satellite

IRNSS-1F is the sixth navigation satellite of the seven satellites constituting the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) space segment. Its predecessors, IRNSS-1A, 1B, 1C, 1D and 1E were successfully launched by PSLV-C22, PSLV-C24, PSLV-C26, PSLV-C27 and PSLV-C31 in July 2013, April 2014, October 2014, March 2015 and January 2016 respectively. All the five satellites are functioning satisfactorily from their designated orbital positions.

Constellation Information

Satellite Information

NameIRNSS-1F
TypeSatellite
OrganizationIRNSS
CountryIndia
ContinentAsia
ManufacturerISRO Satellite Center and Space Application Center
Launch Mass1425 Kg
Launch DateMarch 10, 2016
Launch SiteSDSC SHAR Centre, Sriharikota, India
Launch VehiclePSLV-XL-C32
OrbitGeostationary Orbit (GEO)
Orbital Inclination32.5°E, 5° Inclined Orbit
Pseudo Random Noise CodeI06
StatusOperational