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Microsat-R

Microsat-R is an small Indian earth observation satellite built for the Indian military Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO).

The satellite has a launch mass of 740 kg and orbits the earth at a height of 274 km, much lower than the Cartosat satellites to increase resolution. Reportedly it was built by a handful of DRDO laboratories, not by ISRO.

Nation: India
Type / Application: Earth Observing
Operator: Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO)
Contractors: Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO)
Equipment:
Configuration:
Propulsion: ?
Power: solar arrays, batteries
Lifetime: 274 km, 96.56
Mass: 740 kg
Orbit: 268 km × 289 km, 96.60
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Microsat-R 2019-006A 24.01.2019 Sr FLP PSLV-DL with Kalamsat v2
Further Microsat missions: