Communication satellite Launch
The communication satellite will be carried by a GSLV Mk II rocket. The flight today will GSLV’s twelfth flight. The rocket will be launched from the second launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre at 4:56 PM today.
The 27 Hrs Countdown activities for the launch of GSLV-F08 / GSAT-6A Mission have started at 13:56 Hrs IST on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.https://t.co/YWvgUeyETw
— ISRO (@isro) March 28, 2018
The satellite weighing 2,140 kg and life of 10 years. The satellite will be put into the orbit approximately 17 minutes after the rocket’s launch.