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Platform: IRS-P6 > Indian Remote Sensing Satellite-P6
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 817 km
Orbit Inclination: 98.69 deg
Equator Crossing: 10.30 A.M
Period: 101.35 min
Repeat Cycle: 24 days
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
The RESOURCESAT-1 (IRS-P6) is envisaged as the continuity mission to IRS-1C/1D, with enhanced capabilities both in the payload and the platform, to meet the increasing demands of the user community. ... View entire text
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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 5 years
Launch Date: 2003-10-17
Launch Site: Sriharikota Island, India
Primary Sponsors:
India
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