India, Bengaluru: Skyroot Aerospace, with the assistance of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), launched India’s First Private Rocket from the Sriharikota launch pad on Friday, November 18, 2022, at 11:30 a.m. A Prarambh is a historic Mission (The Beginning). The Vikram -S (VKS) rocket tested and certified its technology by flying three client payloads.
The Vikram – S traveled 81.5 miles in the atmosphere before crashing into the Bay of Bengal. According to the rocket’s performance, Skyroot Aerospace of Hyderabad became the first private company in India to launch a rocket.
The prarambh mission Vikram – S launch was supported and authorized by IN – Space, ISRO’s new regulatory body charged with providing ISRO resource support to domestic commercial companies.
The single-stage sub-orbital rocket weighed 545 kg before launch. Is powered by the Kalam 80 propulsion system developed by the firm.
According to sources, Skyroot announced the mission prarambh profile on Twitter during the launch. The rocket carried three payloads weighing 80 kg each from customers Space Kidz India, Bazoomq Armenia, and N-Space Tech India.