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Gsat 12
Gsat 12
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Status: Operational 2002. First Launch: 2002-09-12. Last Launch: 2015-03-28. Number: 6 .

Family: Communications, Earth, Navigation. Country: India. Launch Vehicles: PSLV, PSLV-XL. Launch Sites: Sriharikota, Sriharikota PSLV, Sriharikota SLP. More at: 6577, 12626, 12627.


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2002 September 12 - . 10:25 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. Launch Complex: Sriharikota PSLV. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: PSLV.
  • Metsat 1 - . Mass: 1,000 kg (2,200 lb). Nation: Europe. Agency: ISRO. Class: Earth. Type: Weather satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-1K. Spacecraft: I-1K. USAF Sat Cat: 27525 . COSPAR: 2002-043A. Apogee: 35,809 km (22,250 mi). Perigee: 35,764 km (22,222 mi). Inclination: 0.3000 deg. Period: 1,436.10 min.

    METSAT 1 was an Indian (ISRO) meteorological, geostationary satellite that was launched by an upgraded, four-stage PSLV-C4 rocket. The satellite was manoeuvred from the transfer orbit to a geostationary postion at 37 E longitude on September 16, and then was parked at 74 E longitude on September 24. As of 2007 Mar 11 located at 74.00E drifting at 0.007W degrees per day.


2011 July 15 - . 11:18 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: PSLV-XL.
  • GSAT-12 - . Mass: 1,410 kg (3,100 lb). Nation: India. Program: Insat. Class: Communications. Type: Civilian communications satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-1K. Spacecraft: I-1K. USAF Sat Cat: 37746 . COSPAR: 2011-034A. Apogee: 35,806 km (22,248 mi). Perigee: 35,768 km (22,225 mi). Inclination: 0.1000 deg. Period: 1,436.10 min. Communications satellite; used on-board propellant to reach geosynchronous position..

2013 July 1 - . 18:11 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. Launch Complex: Sriharikota PSLV. Launch Pad: LP1. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: PSLV-XL.
  • IRNSS-1A - . Mass: 1,425 kg (3,141 lb). Nation: India. Class: Navigation. Type: Navigation satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-1K. Spacecraft: I-1K. USAF Sat Cat: 39199 . COSPAR: 2013-034A. Apogee: 35,866 km (22,286 mi). Perigee: 35,706 km (22,186 mi). Inclination: 27.3500 deg. Period: 1,436.06 min. First Indian operational navigation satellite, beginning the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System. Provides L-band and S-band navigation signals..

2014 April 4 - . 11:44 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. Launch Complex: Sriharikota SLP. Launch Pad: PSLV. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: PSLV-XL.
  • IRNSS-1B - . Mass: 1,425 kg (3,141 lb). Nation: India. Class: Navigation. Type: Navigation satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-1K. Spacecraft: I-1K. USAF Sat Cat: 39635 . COSPAR: 2014-017A. Apogee: 35,883 km (22,296 mi). Perigee: 35,688 km (22,175 mi). Inclination: 30.8900 deg. Period: 1,436.03 min.

    Second dedicated navigation satellite for the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System. After a coast phase the fourth stage ignited to accelerate the vehicle to a 269 x 20,558 km x 19.3 deg transfer orbit. IRNSS-1B used its onboard engine to join IRNSS-1A in circular inclined geosynchronous orbit, and on April 17 was in a 35,565 x 35,878 km x 31.0 deg orbit over the Indian Ocean.


2014 October 15 - . 20:02 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. Launch Complex: Sriharikota SLP. Launch Pad: Sriharikota FLP. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: PSLV-XL.
  • IRNSS-1C - . Mass: 1,425 kg (3,141 lb). Nation: India. Class: Navigation. Type: Navigation satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-1K. Spacecraft: I-1K. USAF Sat Cat: 40269 . COSPAR: 2014-061A. Apogee: 35,879 km (22,294 mi). Perigee: 35,696 km (22,180 mi). Inclination: 4.1700 deg. Period: 1,436.14 min. India's third dedicated navigation satellite. Stationed in geosynchronous orbit at 83 deg east..

2015 March 28 - . 11:49 GMT - . Launch Site: Sriharikota. Launch Complex: Sriharikota. LV Family: PSLV. Launch Vehicle: PSLV-XL.
  • IRNSS-1D - . Mass: 1,425 kg (3,141 lb). Nation: India. Class: Navigation. Type: Navigation satellite. Spacecraft Bus: I-1K. Spacecraft: I-1K. USAF Sat Cat: 40547 . COSPAR: 2015-018A. Apogee: 35,869 km (22,287 mi). Perigee: 35,707 km (22,187 mi). Inclination: 30.1100 deg. Period: 1,436.18 min. Fourth Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System satellite; joined its siblings IRNSS-1A and 1B in inclined synchronous orbit..


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