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Submission + - India's ISRO successfully launches 100th mission (thehindu.com)

An anonymous reader writes: Five decades after a humble start to it's space program, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has successfully launched it's 100th mission. From the news article, "Making history in its space Odyssey, India on Sunday successfully launched its 100th mission with its workhorse PSLV-C21 placing in orbit two foreign satellites in a flawless flight from the spaceport here. The third wholly commercial launch with no Indian satellite was a textbook mission as Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) placed in orbit French spacecraft SPOT 6 and Japanese micro satellite PROITERES some 18 minutes after lift-off at 9:53 a.m.. " ISRO has so far launched 62 satellites, one space recovery module and 37 rockets, making it a grand 100
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