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36 OneWeb Satellites Successfully Launched by ISRO NSIL from Sriharikota
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• All 36 satellites are operational, bringing OneWeb's total Gen 1 LEO constellation to 462 satellites

• Launch from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SDSC-SHAR, Sriharikota, India marks the first dedicated commercial launch for NewSpace India Limited (NSIL) using LVM3 rocket

• With this successful launch, the LVM3 has become a catalyst for the Indian Space Programme, opening new vistas for heavy payloads to the LEO

• Activates new phase of launch programme for OneWeb, with global coverage planned for 2023 and connectivity solutions north of 50-degrees latitude already live

Sriharikota, India, 23 October 2022 - 36 OneWeb Satellites were successfully launched by ISRO/ NSIL from Sriharikota .OneWeb confirmed the successful deployment of 36 satellites launched by NewSpace India Limited (NSIL), from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC- SHAR) in Sriharikota, India. This launch by ISRO and NSIL is one of the biggest commercial orders by India's premier space organization, and the first using the LVM3 rocket.