BackForward Satellite: Aditya-1 

Satellite details
Acronym Aditya-1
Full name Aditya-1
Satellite Description
  • Single flight unit of the Aditya programme.
  • Main mission: observation of the solar corona.
Mass at launch 300 kg Dry mass
Power 400 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from ISRO.
Orbit Lagrange libration point 1 Altitude 1500000 km


Space agency ISRO
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2022 EOL ≥2027
Last update: 2021-06-10
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on Aditya-1

Acronym Full name
VELC Visible Emission Line Coronagraph
SUIT Solar Ultraviolet Imaging Telescope
ASPEX Aditya Solar wind Particle Experiment
PAPA Plasma Analyzer Package for Aditya
SoLEXS Solar Low Energy X-ray Spectrometer
HEL1OS High Energy L1 Orbiting X-ray Spectrometer
Magnetometer Magnetometer
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