GCASO: General Catalog of Artificial Space Objects

Jonathan C. McDowell

Launch Sites

Rocket Launch Ships: Indian Navy Missile Ships

INS Rajput


Indian Navy


The Rajput was used as a Dhanush test platform.


Rockets used: Dhanush



Launches: INS-D51
DateRocketFlightMissionPlatCodePlatformSiteLPAscSiteAscLPPosApogee
2005 Dec 28 0828DhanushINS Rajput-INS-D51INS RajputCHANSEA-- 86.6E 21.3N (+/- 0.1) 50.0