The Second orbit raising manoeuvre of GSAT-18 has been successfully carried out by LAM Engine firing for sec from 11:29 hr IST on October 08, 2016

The Second orbit raising manoeuvre of GSAT-18 has been successfully carried out by LAM Engine firing for sec from 11:29 hr IST on October 08, 2016.

Orbit determination results from this LAM firing are:

  • apogee X perigee height was changed to 35803 km X 32518 km.
  • inclination is 0.129 deg.
  • Orbital period is 22hr 34 min

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