ISRO

Aug 30, 2013

GSAT-7

GSAT-7 is an advanced communication satellite built by ISRO to provide wide range of service spectrum from low bit rate voice to high bit rate data communication. GSAT-7 Communication payload is designed to provide communication capabilities to users over a wide oceanic region including the Indian land-mass. The payload configuration is compatible with I-2.5K bus of ISRO. The GSAT-7 payload design includes Multiband communication.
 
Mission Communication
Mass At Lift-Off 2650 kg
Physical Dimensions 3.1 m X 1.7 m X 2.0 m
Power 3,000 W (end of life)
Satbilisation 3-axis stabilized
Launch date
August 30, 2013
Launch site Kourou, French Guiana
Launch vehicle Ariane-5 VA-215
Orbit 74oE Geo Stationary
Mission life > 7 Years

 

Launch Mass: 
2650 kg
Dimension: 
3.1 m X 1.7 m X 2.0 m
Mission Life: 
> 7 Years
Power: 
3,000 W
Ariane-5 VA-215
Type of Satellite: 
Communication
Manufacturer: 
ISRO
Owner: 
ISRO
Application: 
Communication
Orbit Type: 
GSO