IRNSS-1D post launch update: Third orbit raising operation of IRNSS-1D is successfully completed.

The third orbit raising operation of IRNSS-1D is successfully completed by firing the Apogee Motor for 22 minutes, at 11 37 hrs IST, on March 31, 2015. The orbital parameters are: Perigee Altitude: 23881 km, Apogee Altitude: 35569 km. Orbit period: 18hr 57min.