About IRS-1C and IRS-1D
The IRS (Indian Remote Sensing) satellites form a large family of Earth observation satellites operated by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
IRS-1C and IRS-1D were identical Earth-imaging satellites launched two years apart:
- IRS-1C was launched in 1995 and ceased operations in 2007
- IRS-1D was launched in 1997 and ceased operations in 2010
IRS-1C and IRS-1D Objectives
The primary objective of IRS-1C and IRS-1D was to provide systematic and repetitive acquisition of data of the Earth's surface under nearly constant illumination conditions.
IRS-1C and IRS-1D Missions
IRS-1C and IRS-1D Data
ESA is offering free of charge, for scientific research and application development, access to IRS-1C and IRS-1D archive. The IRS-1C and IRS-1D products are available as part of the GAF Indian Satellite Imagery products. Data is immediately available following fast registration. Learn more about the IRS-1C and IRS-1D products: