Sri Lanka's first ever satellite launched into orbitChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 19, 2019
Sri Lanka's first ever satellite "Raavana 1" was launched successfully into orbit on Monday evening from the International Space Station along with two other satellites from Japan and Nepal.
Asia Raavana 1
The Sri Lankan satellite is expected to fulfill five missions including capturing of pictures of Sri Lanka and its surrounding regions.
The Raavana 1 is expected to orbit 400 km away from earth.
It will have a minimum lifespan of one and half years. ■