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RISAT - 2

Launch Date: 20.04.2009

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RISAT-2 is a Radar Imaging Satellite with all weather capability in X-band (9 GHz) to take images of the earth. The satellite enhanced ISRO's capability for imaging under all weather condition, which is crucial for Agricultural applications during kharif season and Disaster Management.

Mission Operational Microwave Remote Sensing
Orbit 550 km Polar Sun-Synchronous
Orbit Inclination 41o
Lift-off Mass 300 kg
Orbit Period 90 minutes
Local Time of Equator crossing -
Repetitivity -
Payloads -
Attitude and Orbit Control -
Power -
Launch date April 20, 2009
Launch site SHAR Centre, Sriharikota, India
Launch vehicle PSLV – C12
Mission life -
Orbital life In Service
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