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ISRO launches earth observation satellite, 9 other spacecraft in 1st mission of 2020

Business Today | 07/11/2020 08:03 PM | Click to read full article

ISRO has launched its earth observation satellite EOS-01 along with nine other customer satellites in its first mission this year. The satellites were carried by the space agency's trusted workhorse, Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C49) which lifted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Sriharikota at 3:12 pm on Saturday. This was ISRO's first mission since the coronavirus outbreak.

The earth observation satellite, EOS-01 will be used for applications in applications in agriculture, forestry and disaster management support.