Published On : Fri, Sep 1st, 2017

ISRO calls launch of navigation satellite IRNSS 1H unsuccessful

The ISRO on Thursday launched navigation satellite ‘IRNSS-1H’ from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.

The launch was dubbed as a failure due to problems in the fourth stage.

Minutes after the launch, ISRO chairman A S Kiran Kumar said that the launch was unsuccessful as the separation in the fourth stage did not pan out as expected.