Indian space agency launches 5 British satellites

BACKThe Indian space agency ISRO has launched 5 British
satellites in one go, from Sriharikota using the
PSLV-C28 rocket, that successfully put all five into
orbit.

Three of the satellites are earth observation
satellites and the other two are technology
demonstrators.

This launch is the heaviest commercial mission ever
undertaken by ISRO and its commercial arm Antrix
Corporation.