Jun 23, 2017

NIUSAT

NIUSAT is an Indian University/Academic Institute satellite from Noorul Isalm University in Tamil Nadu State, launched by PSLV-C38. This 15 kg three axis stabilised satellite is built to provide multispectral imagery for agricultural crop monitoring and disaster management support applications.

A dedicated Mission Control Centre with UHF/VHF antenna for Telemetry/Tele-command operations and S-band antenna for Payload data reception has been established at the university. 

Mass : 15 kg

Orbit : 505 km SSPO 

Launch Mass: 
15 kg
Launch Vehicle: 
PSLV-C38 / Cartosat-2 Series Satellite
Type of Satellite: 
Student
Application: 
Student Satellite
Orbit Type: 
SSPO