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EOS-01, India’s latest earth observation satellite that was launched today

07/11/2020 08:00 PM | Click to read full article

EOS-01 is nothing but another Radar Imaging Satellite (RISAT) that will work together with RISAT-2B and RISAT-2BR1 launched last year. Land and forest mapping and monitoring, mapping of resources like water or minerals or fishes, weather and climate observations, soil assessment, geospatial contour mapping are all done through earth-observation satellites.

Henceforth, it seems, all the earth observation satellites would be called EOS-series.