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 ISRO has launched a total of 129 satellites of Indian Origin since 1975 

 

  • Indian Space Research Organisation has launched a total of 129 satellites of Indian Origin and 342 foreign satellites belonging to 36 countries since 1975. 
  • Science and Technology Minister Dr Jitendra Singh said this in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha. 
  • He said, today India has a total of 53 operational satellites in space providing various identified services to the nation.
  • 21 of these are communication satellites, 8 are Navigation satellites, 21 are Earth Observation Satellites and 3 are Science Satellites.