24 October 2017

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 Cover from Latvia

Latvia’s first satellite Venta-1

Venta-1 is a nanosatellite developed by Ventspils University, Latvia equipped with two Automatic Identification System (AIS) receivers, a laser retroreflector and an optical imager. The spacecraft weighs about 7.5 Kilograms and is 40 by 40 by 5 centimeters in size. This  satellite was launched  with    India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C38  from the First Launch Pad (FLP) of Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota on 23rd June 2017.

Thanks to EN Limanski, Riga - Latvia

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