|Mission type||Optical imaging|
|Mission duration||7 Years|
|Manufacturer||DMC International Imaging, SSTL|
|Launch mass||440 kilograms (970 lb), 3 Nos. each|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||10 July 2015, 16:28UTC|
|Launch site||Satish Dhawan Space Centre|
|Contractor||Indian Space Research Organisation|
UK-DMC 3 is a constellation of three British Earth-imaging satellites which are operated by DMC International Imaging. They were constructed by Surrey Satellite Technology and launched by ISRO on 10 July 2015.
Beijing based Twenty-First Century Aerospace Technology Company Limited (21AT) agreed for 110 million British pounds ($170.2 million) to cover the entire cost of the three satellites delivery in orbit.
- "Indian Space Agency Gets Ready for Two Launches". The New Indian Express.