INS 1A [ISRO]
The INS 1A (ISRO NanoSatellite 1A) is a nanosatellites developed by ISRO.
Each of the INS 1 satellites has a weight of 10 kg including a payload mass of 5 kg. The mission life is expected to be six months to one year. These missions serve to evaluate the INS bus as a versatile and modular Nano satellite bus system envisioned for future science and experimental payloads.
INS 1A carries two payloads, both developed by ISRO's Space Application Centre (SAC):
|Type / Application:||Technology|
|Equipment:||Surface BRDF Radiometer, SEUM|
|Power:||Solar cells, batteries|
|Orbit:||496 km × 508 km, 97.51°|
|INS 1A||2017-008B||15.02.2017||Sr FLP||PSLV-XL||with Cartosat 2D, INS 1B, Flock-3p 1, ..., 88, Lemur-2 22, ..., 29, BGUSat, DIDO 2, PEASSS, Al-Farabi 1, Nayif 1|