Cartosat-3, the latest Cartosat series called India's eye in the sky, has been successfully established in its orbit. With this, 13 small satellites of the US have also been successfully transported to their orbits in space. PM, Modi congratulates ISRO after a successful launch of Cartosat-3. In a tweet, he wrote that I congratulate the ISRO team for the successful launch of indigenous Cartosat-3 satellite and more than a dozen nano-satellites from the United States by PSLV-C 47. Cartosat-3 would enhance our high resolution imagining capacity. ISRO has once again earned the country proud.

Cartosat-3 was successfully launched from Sriharikota on Wednesday forenoon. It will preserve a close watch on every activity of the enemy. 13 small US satellites were also shipped from the rocket PSLV carrying it. Earlier, eight satellites of Cartosat series have been institutionalized. The satellite with better capacity and the latest technology has swept from the Sriharikota Centre at 9:28 am. ISRO said, the recently formed commercial arm New Space India Limited had already inscribed into an agreement to launch 13 US nano-satellites. Cartosat-3 weighing about 1625 kg will be set up in orbit 509 km off. Cartosat-3 will stay in orbit for five years.

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ISRO started countdown at 7:28 AM on Tuesday morning for the satellite. Cartosat Earth Observation Satellite is a satellite that can take a clear picture of the Earth. The picture will be so clear that the time of the clock in the hands of a person can also be seen clearly. It is mainly to keep an eye on India's land from space. ISRO has launched 2 surveillance satellites in April and May. On May 22, surveillance, satellite RISAT-2B, and EMISAT were launched on April 1. The main task of both radars is to keep an eye on the enemy. ISRO with satellite will make an unprecedented contribution to India's strategic preparedness.

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