The first orbit raising operation of GSAT-17 Satellite has been successfully carried out by LAM Engine firing for 5912 sec from 04:38 hrs IST on June 30, 2017.

  Orbit Determination results from this LAM firing are:

  • apogee X perigee height was changed to 35803 km X 13291 km.

  • Inclination is 0.977 deg.

  • Orbital period is 15hr 02 min