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IRS – 1D was launched on September 29, 1997 by PSLV – C1. IRS – 1D, a follow on
to IRS – 1C belongs to the second generation of IRS series of Satellites. It has
payloads viz., PAN, LISS 3 & WiFS.
It has similar capabilities as IRC – 1C in terms of spatial resolution, spectral
stereoscopic imaging, wide field coverage and revisit capability. The
carried out in the IRS – 1D satellite taking into account the
IRS – 1C experiences have resulted in better quality imageries.
Mission completed during January 2010 after serving for 12 years and 3 months.
प्रमोचन भार / Launch Mass:
शक्ति / Power:
प्रमोचक राकेट / Launch Vehicle:
PSLV-C1 / IRS-1D
उपग्रह का प्रकार / Type of Satellite:
निर्माता / Manufacturer:
स्वामी / Owner:
अनुप्रयोग / Application:
कक्षा का प्रकार / Orbit Type:
SSPO (Sun Synchronous Polar Orbit)