Friday, 31 March 2017

NASA, ISRO jointly working on project NISAR


The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are jointly working on the development of Dual Frequency (L and S band) Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging Satellite named as NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR).

The L-band SAR is being developed by JPL/NASA, while ISRO is developing S-band SAR.

Takeaways from above News-
  • NASA and ISRO are jointly working on project NISAR
  • ISRO  full form is Indian Space Research Organization
  • ISRO chairman is Kiran Kumar and its headquarter is in Bengaluru, India
  • Full form of NASA is National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • Full form of NISAR is  NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar

If you have any other takeaways, do share with us in the comment section

Source- The Indian Express

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