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GSLV Mk II
Part of PSLV Family
Status: Active. First Launch: 2010-04-15. Last Launch: 2015-08-27. Number: 3 .

Spacecraft: I-2K. Launch Sites: Sriharikota SLP. More at: 8310.



2010 April 15 - . 10:57 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: GSLV Mk II. FAILURE: Third stage failure..
  • Gsat 4 - . Nation: India. Agency: ISRO. Class: Communications. Type: Communications satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-2K. Spacecraft: I-2K. Failed to orbit due to third stage failure. Ka-band communications satellite with a GPS-augmentation navigation transmitter..

2014 January 5 - . 10:48 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. Launch Complex: Sriharikota SLP. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: GSLV Mk II.
  • GSAT-14 - . Mass: 1,982 kg (4,369 lb). Nation: India. Class: Communications. Type: Communications satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-2K. Spacecraft: I-2K. USAF Sat Cat: 39498 . COSPAR: 2014-001A. Apogee: 35,789 km (22,238 mi). Perigee: 35,784 km (22,235 mi). Inclination: 0.0800 deg. Period: 1,436.09 min.

    Carried C and Ku band communications payloads, and Ka-band beacons for a propagation study. The launch vehicle put the satellite in an initial 182 km x 35,755 km x 19.4 deg geostationary transfer orbit. By January 7 its onboard apogee engine had placed it in a 32,543 x 35,741 km x 0.7 deg subsynchronous orbit on the way to GEO. By February 4 it was on station at 73.9 deg E.


2015 August 27 - . 11:22 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. Launch Complex: Sriharikota SLP. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: GSLV Mk II.
  • GSAT-6 - . Mass: 2,117 kg (4,667 lb). Nation: India. Class: Communications. Type: Communications satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-2K. Spacecraft: I-2K. USAF Sat Cat: 40880 . COSPAR: 2015-041A. Apogee: 35,831 km (22,264 mi). Perigee: 35,742 km (22,209 mi). Inclination: 1.0300 deg. Period: 1,436.10 min. Military communications satellite with S-band and C-band payload for use by the Indian Armed Forces. Geosynchronous orbit stationed at 83E.


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