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India trying to revive link with GSAT-6A

Indian space scientists and engineers are making all-out efforts to establish a link with the communication satellite GSAT-6A launched on March 29, said an official on Tuesday.

Apr 03, 2018, 15:10 PM IST

ISRO's GSLV puts GSAT-6A comms sat in precise orbit; boost to military and Chandrayaan-2 mission

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully launched its high power S-band communication satellite GSAT-6A using its heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F08).

Mar 29, 2018, 16:40 PM IST

ISRO to launch communication satellite GSAT-6A onboard GSLV-F08 rocket today

The Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle- F08 (GSLV-F08) rocket carrying the communication satellite GSAT-6A will take off at 4:56 pm ISTtoday.

Mar 29, 2018, 09:48 AM IST

GSAT-6A: All you need to know about ISRO's communication satellite

The countdown for the launch of ISRO’s communication satellite GSAT-6A, onboard GSLV-F08 rocket, began at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 1.56 pm on Wednesday.

Mar 28, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

ISRO set to launch communication satellite GSAT-6A on Thursday

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch its high power S-band communication satellite GSAT-6A on Thursday, March 29 at 16:56 hrs (IST).

Mar 28, 2018, 11:06 AM IST

ISRO gears up for launch of communication satellite GSAT-6A on March 29

The satellite will provide a platform for developing technologies such as demonstration of 6m S-Band Unfurlable Antenna, handheld ground terminals and network management techniques.

Mar 23, 2018, 12:43 PM IST

NASA's latest communications satellite arrives in orbit

TDRS-M's predecessors, TDRS-K and TDRS-L, also launched on Atlas V rockets from the same launch complex in January 2013 and January 2014, respectively

Aug 19, 2017, 08:11 AM IST

India's heaviest rocket GSLV MkIII-D1, powered by cryogenic engine, successfully places GSAT-19 into orbit

The GSLV MkIII-D1, weighing 640 tonnes and standing 43.43 metres tall, is capable of lifting payloads of up to 4,000 kg into the Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) and 10,000 kg into the Low Earth Orbit.

Jun 05, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

GSLV MkIII-D1/GSAT-19 mission: Why it's significant for India

The GSLV Mk III D1 is capable of lifting payloads of up to 4,000 kg into the Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) and 10,000 kg into the Low Earth Orbit.

Jun 05, 2017, 10:36 AM IST

India's heaviest rocket 'GSLV MkIII-D1' carrying GSAT-19 all set for maiden flight today

The GSLV MkIII-D1, in its first experimental flight, carrying 3,136-kilogram weighed GSAT-19 communication satellite, will take off from Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota at 5 p.m. today, June 5, 2017.

Jun 05, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Save the date! ISRO announces launch schedule of GSLV Mark-III – India's heaviest rocket

 The GSLV-MK III-D1 is a three-stage vehicle with two solid motor strap-ons, a liquid propellant core stage and a cryogenic stage (C25).

May 30, 2017, 22:13 PM IST

ISRO gears up for GSAT-9 communication satellite launch on May 5

GSLV-F09 carrying the communication satellite GSAT-9 would lift off from the Second Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Apr 28, 2017, 22:13 PM IST

SpaceX's EchoStar mission takes flight from historical NASA launch pad! - Watch video

Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, and conducting business around the globe, EchoStar Corporation is global provider of satellite communication solutions.

Mar 16, 2017, 14:08 PM IST

After PM Modi's congratulatory message, President Mukherjee hails ISRO for GSAT-18 launch

President Pranab Mukherjee congratulated ISRO for successfully launching the India's communication satellite GSAT-18.

Oct 06, 2016, 23:02 PM IST

ISRO's GSAT-18 satellite launch postponed by 24 hours due to bad weather

The rocket is now expected to liftoff between 2 a.m. and 3.15 a.m. from Kourou (French Guiana) on Thursday October 6.

Oct 05, 2016, 09:21 AM IST

GSAT-6 successfully positioned in orbital slot

 GSAT-6, the country's latest communication satellite has been successfully positioned in its orbital slot, Indian Space Research Organization said today.

Sep 06, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

First orbit raising operation of GSAT-6 completes successfully

After successful launch of GSAT-6, the country's latest communication satellite into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit, Indian Space Research Organisation Saturday said it has performed the first orbit raising of the satellite.

Aug 29, 2015, 16:25 PM IST

ISRO working with NASA to make maiden launch in 2021

The Indian space agency has already lined for putting US NISAR (NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar) satellite into orbit using its GSLV-Mk II rocket, its chief said on Thursday.

Aug 27, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

PM Modi hails ISRO on successful launch of GSAT-6

Terming it as as a "phenomenal accomplishment", Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated Indian scientists for successfully launching the latest communication satellite GSAT-6.

Aug 27, 2015, 19:14 PM IST