ISRO launches 104 satellites; breaks Russia’s record

UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2017 04:27 PM IST

The India's space agency successfully launched more than 100 foreign nano satellites into orbit on Wednesday aboard a single rocket.The Indian Space Research Organization said the nano satellites - those weighing less than 10 kilograms (22 pounds) - were sent into orbit on board its polar satellite launch vehicle in southern India. The nano satellites belong to various companies in the United States, the United Arab Emirates, Israel, the Netherlands and Kazakhstan, according to the ISRO.

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