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SLV-3 / ASLV

SLV-3 [ISRO]

ASLV (SROSS B) [ISRO]

HS-9 (HEX)

Version Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5
SLV-3 S-9 S-3.2 S-1.1 S-0.26 -
ASLV 2 × S-9 S-9 S-4.4 S-1 S-0.23
HS-9 HS-9 - - - -
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
SLV-3 40 - - - - - -
ASLV 150 - - - - - -
No: TNo:   Serial:    Type                    Date          LS       Payload

 1    1    --         SLV-3                   10.08.1979 F  Sr       RTP (Rohini 1A)
 2    2    --         SLV-3                   18.07.1980    Sr       RS 1 (Rohini 1B)
 3    3    --         SLV-3                   31.05.1981 P  Sr       RS D1 (Rohini 2)
 4    4    --         SLV-3                   17.04.1983    Sr       RS D2 (Rohini 3)
 5    1    ASLV-D1    ASLV                    24.03.1987 F  Sr       SROSS A
 6    2    ASLV-D2    ASLV                    13.07.1988 F  Sr       SROSS B
 7    3    ASLV-D3    ASLV                    20.05.1992 P  Sr       SROSS C
 8    4    ASLV-D4    ASLV                    04.05.1994    Sr       SROSS C2


Failures:

Flight 1:       thrust vectoring of Stage 2 failed
Flight 3:       orbit too low
Flight 5:       Stage 2 failed to ignite
Flight 6:       insufficient control gain
Flight 7:       insufficent spin stabilisation of Stage 5


Launch sites:

Sr  = Satish Dhawan Space Center (Sriharikota Space Center), Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, India India