Brazil’s Amazonia-1 Satellite launched by ISRO

 The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched Brazil’s optical earth observation satellite, Amazonia-1, and 18 co-passenger satellites from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota  Amazonia-1 has a mission life of 4 years. Weighing 637 kg it will monitor deforestation in the Amazon region. It belongs to the Brazilian National Institute for Space Research … Read more