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April 7th, 2014
India Launches Second Navigational Satellite

India on Friday got a step closer to establishing indigenous alternative to United States-owned global positioning system or GPS by launching the second of the seven navigation satellites. Called the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System-1B, the payload lifted successfully on PSLV-C24 rocket from Sriharikota at 5.14pm. Less than a minute later the satellite was in orbit. Once operational by 2016, the IRNSS system will offer navigational services for both and defence purposes in India and 1,500km beyond its borders. Read More