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22 May 2019 Current Events India launches RISAT-2B

As per the recent news, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has already begun its expansion of the radar imaging satellite programme with the launch of Risat-2B. This satellite is an onboard Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV). Meanwhile, it was successfully launched on Wednesday morning, May 22, 2019. The reports state that this satellite uses the synthetic aperture radar, which helps to carry out its operations, by providing the detailed all-weather surveillance. The PSLV-C46 which is responsible for carrying Risat 2B is said to weigh 615 kgs of weight. Meanwhile, it has taken off from its first launch pad recently from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre of Sriharikota at 5:30 am as per the schedule. Moreover, this is the the 3rd launch by ISRO in 2019.


India launches RISAT-2B

As per the recent news, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has already begun its expansion of the radar imaging satellite programme with the launch of Risat-2B. This satellite is an onboard Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV). Meanwhile, it was successfully launched on Wednesday morning, May 22, 2019. The reports state that this satellite uses the synthetic aperture radar, which helps to carry out its operations, by providing the detailed all-weather surveillance. The PSLV-C46 which is responsible for carrying Risat 2B is said to weigh 615 kgs of weight. Meanwhile, it has taken off from its first launch pad recently from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre of Sriharikota at 5:30 am as per the schedule. Moreover, this is the the 3rd launch by ISRO in 2019.




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