This 1.7-tonne RLV was launched from ISRO’s area station in Andhra Pradesh.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated scientists on the profitable launch of India’s first indigenous spacecraft ‘RLV’.
Prime Minister Modi mentioned in a tweet, “The launch of India’s first indigenous spacecraft RLV-TD is the results of the tireless efforts of our scientists. Congratulations to them. “The dynamism and dedication with which our scientists and ISRO have been working over time is superb and really inspiring,” Modi mentioned.
India on Monday efficiently launched the primary expertise demonstrator of indigenously constructed RLVs from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. This launch automobile is able to launching satellites into orbits across the Earth after which re-entering the environment.
RLV is being mentioned to be India’s personal spacecraft. In keeping with ISRO scientists, it’s a widespread answer to cut back prices, construct reliability and entry area on demand.
The RLV-TD is a collection of expertise demonstration missions which are seen as step one in the direction of making a completely reusable automobile ‘Two Stage to Orbit’ (TSTO) a actuality.