India’s heaviest rocket prepares for a launch from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota, India on Saturday. Photo: Handout/Indian Space Research Organization via AP
India’s heaviest rocket prepares for a launch from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota, India on Saturday. Photo: Handout/Indian Space Research Organization via AP
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India launches 36 internet satellites delayed by Ukraine war

  • Lift-off from southern India was first launch for London-based OneWeb since breaking with the Russian Space Agency over Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine
  • Sunday’s OneWeb satellite launches relied on India’s heaviest rocket, normally reserved for government spacecraft. Previous flights used Russian rockets

India’s heaviest rocket prepares for a launch from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota, India on Saturday. Photo: Handout/Indian Space Research Organization via AP
India’s heaviest rocket prepares for a launch from the Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota, India on Saturday. Photo: Handout/Indian Space Research Organization via AP
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