Ariane 5

  • GSAT-10 is in good health, says ISRO September 29, 2012

    Bangalore: The health checks on various subsystems of the GSAT-10, which was launched early on Saturday onboard Ariane-5 rocket from Europe's spaceport in French Guiana, has found all parameters satisfactory and the satellite is in good health. Bangalore-headquartered ISRO said its Master Control Facility (MCF) in Hassan in Karnataka took over...
  • India's heaviest satellite GSAT-10 launched September 29, 2012

    Bangalore: India's advanced communication satellite GSAT-10 was successfully launched early on Saturday on board Ariane-5 rocket from Europe's spaceport in French Guiana. GSAT-10, with a design life of 15 years is expected to be operational by November and will augment telecommunication, Direct-To-Home and radio navigation services. ...
  • Largest ever telescope launched from French Guiana May 15, 2009

    Paris: Riding an Ariane 5 rocket, the world's largest telescope was launched on Thursday from the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana on a mission to investigate the origins of the universe. The main objective of the Herschel telescope, which was developed by the European Space Agency (ESA) at a cost of...