Dec 26, 2010
December 25, Indian Space Research Organization provided the photo of the carrier rocket GSLV-F06
December 25, carrier rocket carrying India’s communication satellite GSAT-5P exploded shortly after launch.
GSAT-5P, weighing about 2.3 tons, is India’s heaviest communication satellite, the design life is 12 years; its mission is to replace the communication satellite launched in 1999.
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