GSAT 12

  • India to have one more satellite launch site September 11, 2011

    New Delhi: Amid requests from various countries for launch of their satellites, India has decided to set up one more launch site to expand its capacity in this aspect. At a meeting held by the Prime Minister's Principal Secretary TKA Nair in New Delhi to review performance of the Department of...
  • PSLV puts communication satellite into space July 15, 2011

    Sriharikota: Indian Space Research Organistaion's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C17 (PSLV) carrying a new communication satellite has been successfully launched from Sriharikota. An extra large PSLV rocket knows as PSLV-XL was used to boost the GSAT-12 communication satellite into space. GSAT-12 will link doctors and teachers from the cities with rural India...
  • ISRO to launch communication satellite GSAT-12 July 15, 2011

    New Delhi: India will launch a new communication satellite at 4:48 pm on Friday evening that will help doctors and teachers in cities diagnose and teach people in rural India via satellite link. A severe shortage of communication satellites has pushed the Indian Space Research Organisation to launch the GSAT-12 on...