China to launch 120 satellites
China to launch 120 satellites

China will launch about 120 satellites to meet the country's requirements in communication, space infrastructure and navigation sectors.

Cabinet clears GSAT-15 and GSAT-16 communication satellites plans

The cabinet has approved GSAT-15 and GSAT-16 communication satellite projects to create an in-orbit spare capacity to meet any contingency and protect the services of existing users, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram said Friday.

ISRO to launch 14 communication satellites to meet transponder crunch

Faced with a massive demand for transponders, India plans to launch 14 communication satellites by 2017.