GSat 10 [ISRO]
GSAT-10 is a 3-axis body stabilized geostationary satellite based on ISRO’s I-3K (I-3000) bus to provide communication services/augment the existing services. It carries 12 Normal C-band, 6 Extended C-band, 12 Ku-band transponders along with GAGAN (GPS Aided Geo Augmented Navigation) payload. The lift-off mass of the satellite is 3400 kg and it generates 6.0 kW of Power. The satellite will be located at 83ºE and will have a minimum operational life of 15 years.
The satellite will be ready for launch on board Ariane-5ECA during the second quarter of 2012.
|Type / Application:||Communication|
|Equipment:||12 Normal C-band, 6 Extended C-band and 12 Ku-band transponders, GAGAN|
|Configuration:||I-3K (I-3000) Bus|
|Power:||2 deployable solar arrays, batteries|
|GSat 10||28.09.2012||Ko ELA-3||Ariane-5ECA||with 2F|