Countdown Begins For ISRO’s First Launch Mission Of 2022: Report

The ISRO officials confirmed that the countdown was initiated after the affirmation from the Launch Authorisation Board

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Highlights:

  • . The countdown for the launch of Indian Space research Organization’s workhorse PSLV-C52 began on Sunday, Feb 13
  • . The launch of PSLV-C52 carrying EOS-04, a radar imaging satellite and two other satellites started from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 4.29 am
  • . The ISRO officials confirmed that the countdown was initiated after the affirmation from the Launch Authorisation Board
  • . The Radar Imaging Satellite is designed in such a way enabling it for providing high-quality images under all weather conditions

The countdown for the launch of the Indian Space research Organization’s workhorse PSLV-C52 began on Sunday. The launch of PSLV-C52 carrying EOS-04, a radar imaging satellite and two other satellites started from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 4.29 am. The rocket will be lifted off from the first launch pad at Sriharikota at 5.59 am on Monday.

The ISRO officials confirmed that the countdown was initiated after the affirmation from the Launch Authorisation Board. The Radar Imaging Satellite is designed in such a way enabling it for providing high-quality images under all weather conditions for applications such as agriculture, forestry, and plantations, soil moisture and hydrology and flood mapping.

The mission is entailed to carry two small satellites together, i.e. student satellite (INSPIREsat-1) which is made by the Indian Institute of Space Science & Technology in association with the Laboratory of Atmospheric & Space Physics at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and the second one is INS-2TD, a technology demonstrator satellite from Isro. INS-2TD is a precursor to INS-2B, which is an India-Bhutan Joint Satellite.

The 25-hour countdown for the launch began at 4.29 am on February 13. The whole process has been uploaded as a live telecast on ISRO”s official YouTube Channel.

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