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India's heaviest communication satellite put into orbit

According to ISRO, GSAT-11 will play a vital role in providing broadband services across the country. It will also provide a platform to demonstrate new generation applications.

Dec 05, 2018, 15:13 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi hails ISRO scientists after GSAT-11 launch

ISRO launched GSAT-11, the country's heaviest satellite, which promises to boost broadband services in India.

Dec 05, 2018, 10:25 AM IST

India's heaviest satellite GSAT-11 successfully launched from French Guiana

".....The heaviest, largest and most powerful satellite ever built by India is successfully launched by Ariane-5 today," Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K Sivan said soon after the launch.

Dec 05, 2018, 05:56 AM IST

India recalls GSAT-11 satellite for 'additional' tests from Arianespace's rocket port

The Indian space agency has recalled its communication satellite GSAT-11 from Arianespace`s rocket port in Kourou in French Guiana, said Arianespace. "Due to additional technical checks with the Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) GSAT-11 satellite, to be conducted from the ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC) located in Bengaluru, the Ariane 5 launch initially planned for May 25, VA243, has been postponed," Arianespace said on Wednesday.

Apr 25, 2018, 12:07 PM IST

Cabinet approves procurement of launch services for GSAT-11

GSAT-11 will be ready for launch by the end of 2016.

Mar 24, 2016, 09:16 AM IST