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ISRO to use telescope designed by Pune scientists to monitor Sun

June 20, 2023 09:17 AM

ISRO has received a space telescope developed by Pune's Inter-University Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA).

The telescope, called Solar Ultraviolet Imaging Telescope (SUIT), will be integrated with ISRO's Aditya-L1 mission, which will be the first space-based Indian mission to study the Sun.

SUIT will provide regular updates and images of the Sun's surface phenomena and space weather.

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