PSLV C36 Flight Profile

Image: ISRO
Image: ISRO

Launch Info

Launch Vehicle: PSLV XL
Launch Site: FLP, Satish Dhawan
Launch Date: December 7, 2016
Launch Time: 04:54 UTC

Payload: ResourceSat-2A (1,235kg)

Mission Duration: 17 Minutes & 55 Seconds

Target Orbit

Type: Sun Synchronous Orbit
Altitude: 827 Kilometers
Inclination: 98.719°

 

 

 

Event Time Altitude (km) Velocity (m/s)
PS1 Ignition 0:00.00.0 0.024 451.89
Booster 1&2 Ignition 0:00.00.42 0.024 451.89
Booster 3&4 Ignition 0:00.00.62 0.024 451.89
Booster 5&6 (Air-Lit) Ignition 0:00.25.0 2.742 563.32
Booster 1&2 Separation 0:01:09.9 27.739 1261.55
Booster 3&4 Separation 0:01:10.10 27.906 1265.85
Booster 5&6 Separation 0:01.32.0 50.028 1794.43
PS1 Separation 0:01:50.48 73.961 2086.34
PS2 Ignition 0:01:50.68 74.222 2085.32
Payload Fairing Separation 0:02:30.68 125.840 2315.30
PS2 Separation 0:04:21.96 273.555 4003.24
PS3 Ignition 0:04:23.16 275.296 3999.31
PS3 Separation 0:08:41.72 620.048 5739.37
PS4 First Ignition 0:08:51.72 630.282 5724.87
PS4 Cutoff 0:17:08.26 826.688 7435.26
SCATSat-1 Separation 0:17:55.26 827.537 7439.93

 

 

Image: Google Earth/Spaceflight101
Image: Google Earth/Spaceflight101