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Consulate General and Promotion Centre of the Argentine Republic in Mumbai

Argentine Space Agency satellite SAOCOM 1b was launched by a Space X Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday August 30, 2020

Post date: 01/09/2020

3 tons SAOCOM 1b (Satélite Argentino de Observación con Microondas, Spanish for Argentine Microwaves Observation Satellite) equipped with an L-band (about 1.275 GHz) full polarimetric synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) was launched on 30 August 2020 on a Space X Falcon 9 rocket. With this satellite Argentina completes its constellation that will help predict and monitor the mitigation of natural disasters.

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