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Archive for March 23rd, 2015

Launch of IRNSS-1D by PSLV-C27 on 28 March 2015

March 23rd, 2015 by

The launch of India’s fourth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1D onboard PSLV-C27 is now officially scheduled at 1149 UTC on Saturday, 28 March 2015 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota.

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Launch of IRNSS-1D by PSLV-C27 on 28 March 2015

March 23rd, 2015 by

The launch of India’s fourth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1D onboard PSLV-C27 is now officially scheduled at 1149 UTC on Saturday, 28 March 2015 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota.

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GPS IIF-9 ready for launch

March 23rd, 2015 by

The U.S. Air Force and its industry partners are scheduled to launch the ninth Boeing-built Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta IV launch vehicle on 25 March. The launch window opens at 1836 UTC and will remain open for 18 minutes.

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GPS IIF-9 ready for launch

March 23rd, 2015 by

The U.S. Air Force and its industry partners are scheduled to launch the ninth Boeing-built Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta IV launch vehicle on 25 March. The launch window opens at 1836 UTC and will remain open for 18 minutes.

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Delay of the day: Falcon 9/TurkmenAlem52E/MonacoSat (again)

March 23rd, 2015 by

SpaceX has further delayed the launch of TurkmenAlem52E/MonacoSat aboard a Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, and will instead go ahead with the lift-off of a Dragon supply ship on a cargo delivery flight to the International Space Station first.

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Error detected in GPS ground control system

March 23rd, 2015 by

Lockheed Martin said it is working to resolve a technical error that affected some global positioning system (GPS) satellites. The error involved the satellites’ ground control system and did not degrade the accuracy of GPS signals.

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