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ISRO Successfully launches CARTOSAT-3, 13 US Nano-satellites

ISRO Successfully launches CARTOSAT-3, 13 US Nano-satellites

The Indian space research organization launched on Wednesday the satellite CARTOSAT-3 and 13 nanosatellites from Sriharikota.

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) happily launched the CARTOSAT-3 satellite on Wednesday alongside 13 US commercial nanosatellites.

With an overcast sky out of sight, the 44.4-meter-high PSLV C47 rocket began gloriously at 9:28 am from the second launch at this spaceport.

The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C47 conveyed the CARTOSAT-3 satellite alongside the different US commercial nanosatellites.

 

CARTOSAT-3, India’s most complex and launched Earth-imaging satellite to date, was launched 17 minutes and 46 seconds after dispatch, the prompt mission Chandrayaan 2 where the lander crashed as it delicately plunged the lunar surface on the seventh September.

CARTOSAT-3 is an agile third-generation satellite with high-goals imaging abilities.

The satellite will supplant the IRS series, as per Isro. The CARTOSAT-3 has a panchromatic goal of 0.25 meters, which permits satellite pictures with the most elevated goals can be recorded.

Space research organization said this mission is a big leap over past payloads in the CARTOSAT series.

The CARTOSAT-3, with an absolute mass of in excess of 1,600 kilograms, fulfills the expanded need of users for huge scale urban arranging, rural asset, and framework advancement, seaside land use, and land spread.

The missionary life of CARTOSAT-3 will be five years, the space research organization said.

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