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What does SARAL stand for?

SARAL stands for Satellite with ARgos and ALtiKa (altimetry mission; various organizations)

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In reply to a written question in the Lok Sabha today, Narayanasamy said 'the Satellite with Argos and Altika (SARAL) has been successfully launched on 25th February, 2013, at 18:01 hrs, onboard Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C-20 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC), Sriharikota'.
The Indo-French satellite is called "SARAL", short for Satellite with ARGOS and ALTIKA -- two climate tools developed for analysing ocean currents and sea surface heights by French space agency CNES.