ISRO's GSAT-16 satellite launched, PM Narendra Modi calls it a 'major asset'
ISRO's GSAT-16 satellite launched, PM Narendra Modi calls it a 'major asset'

India's advanced communications satellite GSAT-16 was carried into orbit by an European Ariane 5 rocket, that blasted off from the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana in the wee hours of Sunday morning, ISRO said. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Broadcasting Minister of State Rajyavardhan Rathore applauded the ISRO scientists.

GSAT-10 is in good health, says ISRO

Bangalore-headquartered ISRO said its Master Control Facility (MCF) in Hassan in Karnataka took over the command and control of the GSAT-10 immediately after the injection.

Ariane rocket puts two satellites into orbit

An Ariane rocket has put two satellites into orbit after a launch from French Guiana on Saturday.