Cartosat-3 spacecraft, 13 commercial satellites placed into their orbits: ISRO Chief

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on November 27 injected Cartosat-3 spacecraft and 13 commercial satellites successfully into their designated orbits. While speaking after the launch of PSLV-C47, ISRO chief, Dr K Sivan said, "I am happy that PSLV-C47 injected precisely in the orbit with 13 other satellites. Cartosat-3 is highest resolution civilian satellite, we have 13 missions up to March- 6 large vehicle missions and 7 satellite missions."