ISRO

Feb 15, 2017

INS-1A

INS-1AOverall Size:  

  • 304 x 246 x 364.3 mm3 (stowed)
  • 304 x 670 x 364.3 mm3 (deployed)

Payloads:

Surface Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function Radiometer (SBR) payload from Space Applications Centre (SAC), Ahmedabad measures the BRDF (Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function) of the Earth surface and will take readings of the reflectance of different surface features due to Sun albedo.

Single Event Upset Monitor (SEUM) payload from SAC monitors Single Event Upsets occurring due to high energy radiation in the space environment.

Launch Mass: 
8.4 kg
Mission Life: 
6 months
Launch Vehicle: 
PSLV-C37 / Cartosat -2 Series Satellite
Type of Satellite: 
Experimental
Manufacturer: 
ISRO
Owner: 
ISRO
Application: 
Experimental
Orbit Type: 
SSPO