GSAT 5P

  • GSAT-16 rescheduled for launch on Saturday December 5, 2014

    Bengaluru: India's latest communication satellite GSAT-16 will be launched early on Saturday from Kourou in French Guiana after it was deferred due to inclement weather at the launch base, ISRO said on Friday. "Launch is rescheduled on early morning of Dec 06, at 02:09 hrs (IST) from French Guiana," Indian Space...
  • Former ISRO chief on reasons for launch failure December 26, 2010

    Former Chairman of ISRO, Dr K Kasturirangan talks about the possible reasons for launch vehicle failures in India. ...
  • GSAT5P's launch vehicle explodes midair December 25, 2010

    Sriharikota: In a huge setback for India's space ambitions, the launch of the communications satellite being carried by the GSLV failed. The Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle soared in the sky along with the hopes of ISRO's brightest. But 47 seconds later hope turned into horror as the onboard computer lost...
  • GSAT5P launch fails due to altitude error December 25, 2010

    ISRO Chairman, K Radhakrishnan states the reasons for the failure of GSAT5P Satellite's launch. ...
  • ISRO rocket explodes, GSAT5P launch fails December 25, 2010

    Sriharikota: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) suffered a major setback on Saturday when the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch VehicleF06 launch vehicle failed to put communication satellite GSAT5P in orbit. GSLVF06, powered by Russian cryogenic engine, lifted off from the second launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 4:04...