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EOS-03 Satellite


The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is scheduled to launch the geo-imaging satellite for earth observation EOS-03 in the third quarter of 2021.

  • EOS-03 It is an earth observation satellite.
  • Last year, ISRO launched EOS-01 which is nothing but another Radar Imaging Satellite (RISAT) that will work together with RISAT-2B and RISAT-2BR1.
  • It would enable near real-time monitoring of natural disasters like floods and cyclones.
  • It is capable of imaging the whole country four-five times daily.
  • It would also enable monitoring of water bodies, crops, vegetation condition, forest cover changes.
  • Radar imaging is unaffected by weather, cloud or fog, or the lack of sunlight. It can produce high-quality images in all conditions and at all times.