CARTOSAT-2 Series Satellite
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Cartosat-2 Series Satellite is the primary satellite carried by PSLV-C40. This remote
sensing satellite is similar in configuration to earlier satellites in the series and is
intended to augment data services to the users.
The imagery sent by satellite will be useful for cartographic applications, urban and
rural applications, coastal land use and regulation, utility management like road
network monitoring, water distribution, creation of land use maps, change detection to
bring out geographical and manmade features and various other Land Information System
(LIS) as well as Geographical Information System (GIS) applications.
PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 Series Satellite Mission was launched on Jan 12, 2018 at 09:29 Hrs
(IST) from SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota.
प्रमोचन भार / Launch Mass:
प्रमोचक राकेट / Launch Vehicle:
PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 Series Satellite Mission
उपग्रह का प्रकार / Type of Satellite:
निर्माता / Manufacturer:
अनुप्रयोग / Application:
कक्षा का प्रकार / Orbit Type:
SSPO (Sun Synchronous Polar Orbit)