GSLV-F06 / GSAT-5P
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Dec 25, 2010
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GSLV-F06 was the seventh mission of Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle
aimed to inject a 2310 kg communication satellite, GSAT-5P, into a
Transfer Orbit (GTO).
The major changes incorporated in compared to the previous flight include
loading of 15 tonnes of
propellants in its third stage and the uprating of the third stage thrust by
the overall length of the vehicle was increased by about 1.3 metres.
However, mission was not successful