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Platform: IRS-P5 > Indian Remote Sensing Satellite-P5 (CARTOSAT-1)
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 618 km
Orbit Inclination: 97.87 degrees
Equator Crossing: 10:30 A.M
Period: 97 minutes
Repeat Cycle: 5 days
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
The CARTOSAT-1 (IRS-P5) is envisaged as a mission to meet the stereo data requirements of the user community. The objectives of the mission are :

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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: 5 Years
Launch Date: 2005-05-05
Launch Site: Sriharikota Island, India
Primary Sponsors:
India
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