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Watch: Launch of British satellites NovaSAR & S1-4 by ISRO

Sep 17, 2018 10:08 IST
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The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched two British satellites NovaSAR and S1-4 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on Sunday. The satellites were carried by Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle C42 (PSLV-C42). Indigenous PSLV is on its 44th mission and lighter version has been used this time. NovaSAR with day and night vision is best for detecting shipping and disaster management, while S1-4 is for urban management and monitoring environment. This mission is fully commercial and is been hired by an overseas company.