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Class: Earth. Type: Landsat. Nation: India. Agency: Indian Space Research Organization.

Remote sensing; sun-synch orbit.


Specification

Total Mass: 870 kg.


IRS-P Chronology


15 October 1994 IRS-P2 Launch Site: Sriharikota . Launch Vehicle: PSLV. Mass: 870 kg. Perigee: 818 km. Apogee: 820 km. Inclination: 98.7 deg.

Remote sensing; sun-synch orbit.


26 May 1999 OceanSat 1 Launch Site: Sriharikota . Launch Vehicle: PSLV. Mass: 1,036 kg. Perigee: 716 km. Apogee: 738 km. Inclination: 98.4 deg.

Remote sensing satellite with an ocean colour imager experiment.



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