Countdown for the launch of PSLV-C51/Amazonia-1 mission commenced on Saturday from Satish Dhawan House Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. “Countdown for the launch of #PSLVC51/Amazonia-1 mission commenced at the moment at 08:54 am from Satish Dhawan House Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota. The launch is scheduled tomorrow at 10:24 am,” Indian House Analysis Organisation (ISRO) mentioned.
Major satellite tv for pc Amazonia-1 of Brazil and 18 co-passenger satellites onboard the Polar Satellite tv for pc Launch Automobile (PSLV-C51) are scheduled to be launched from Satish Dhawan House Centre (SDSC) Sriharikota Vary (SHAR) on February 28, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) mentioned right here on Thursday.
Polar Satellite tv for pc Launch Automobile (PSLV-C51), which is the 53rd mission of PSLV, will launch Amazonia-1 of Brazil as main satellite tv for pc and 18 co-passenger satellites will carry off from the Satish Dhawan House Centre at 10:24 am on Sunday.
PSLV-C51/Amazonia-1 is the primary devoted business mission of NewSpace India Restricted (NSIL), a Authorities of India firm below the Division of House. The NSIL is endeavor this mission below a business association with Spaceflight USA.
Amazonia-1 is the optical earth statement satellite tv for pc of the Nationwide Institute for House Analysis (INPE). This satellite tv for pc would additional strengthen the present construction by offering distant sensing information to customers for monitoring deforestation within the Amazon area and evaluation of diversified agriculture throughout the Brazilian territory.
The 18 co-passenger satellites embrace 4 from IN-SPACe (three UNITYsats from the consortium of three Indian educational institutes and One Satish Dhawan Sat from House Kidz India) and 14 from NSIL.
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