GSLV-F06 carrying an advanced communications satellite had exploded barely a minute after lift-off.
The failure of today`s GSLV-F06
carrying GSAT-5P is the third unsuccessful mission of India`s
Geo-Stationary Launch Vehicle in its seven flights.
Rocket carrying GSAT-5P satellite is expected to blast off from the second launch pad on Dec 25.
ISRO is expected to take a decision on the fresh date for launch of GSAT-5P satellite on Tuesday.
GSAT-5P with 24 C-band transponders is meant to augment communication services.
The ISRO is expected to close 2010 with the launch of communication satellite GSAT-5P.
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