Indian Space Research Organization is scheduled to launch a GSLV Mk II rocket as part of the GISAT-1 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission is on September 1, 2019 00:00:00 UTC from Unknown Pad, Sriharikota. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the GSLV Mk II and experience the excitement for yourself.
GISAT-1 is an Indian earth observation satellite to be launched in geostationary orbit. It is tasked with continuous observation of Indian sub-continent and quick monitoring of natural hazards and disaster. GISAT carries an imaging payload consisting of of multi-spectral, multi-resolution from 50 m to 1.5 km. It will provide pictures of the area of interest on near real time basis including border areas.