Published On: Mon, Sep 17th, 2018

ISRO launches two Earth observation satellites for UK

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) triumphantly launched its PSV C42 rocket taking two British Earth research satellites from Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota yesterday. The two satellites, NovaSAR and S1-4, are assigned to improve UK’s disaster management capabilities. This signifies the 44th flight of PSLV and the third launch by ISRO this year.
This is heald as a commercial mission under ISRO Antrix Corporation Limited. It c

This is a commercial mission following ISRO’s Antrix Corporation Limited. It comes after a five-month break following the launch of the seventh satellite (IRNSS 1I) in India’s regional navigational satellite constellation — NavIC — in April.


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ISRO launches two Earth observation satellites for UK