ISRO launches latest earth observation satellite EOS-01, 9 others lifts off

The lift-off was originally scheduled for 3.02 PM, but was delayed by 10 minutes due to debris on the path of the vehicle, ISRO said.

Shivani Arora
Published on: 7 Nov 2020 11:00 AM GMT
ISRO launches latest earth observation satellite EOS-01, 9 others lifts off
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India’s PSLV-C49 carrying its latest earth observation satellite EOS-01 and nine customer satellites lifted off from the spaceport here on Saturday. The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C49/EOS-01) blasted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre here at 3.12 pm at the end of a 26-hour countdown.

ISRO:

The lift-off was originally scheduled for 3.02 PM, but was delayed by 10 minutes due to debris on the path of the vehicle, ISRO said.

https://twitter.com/isro/status/1324999896479363072

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This is the first mission by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) this year. EOS-01 is intended for applications in agriculture, forestry and disaster management support, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said.

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The customer satellites are from Lithuania (1), Luxembourg (4) and USA (4).

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Shivani Arora

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