The countdown for the Wednesday evening launch of India’s heaviest rocket GSLV-Mk III carrying communication satellite GSAT-29 is current at the rocket port in Sriharikota, the Indian house agency aforementioned.
According to the Indian house analysis Organisation (ISRO), the fixed Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-Mk III) standing forty three.4-metre tall and consideration 640 ton is anticipated to burst off at five.08pm IST on weekday.
The reckoning for the rocket launch began at a pair of.50pm IST on Tuesday.
The rocket carrying the 3,423 kilogram GSAT-29 can sling it into Geo Transfer Orbit (GTO) simply over sixteen minutes into its flight.
Then the satellite are upraised to the ultimate Geo Stationary Orbit (GSO) at a height of 36,000 kilometerfrom the planet.
With a style lifetime of ten years, the GSAT-29 satellite carries Ka/Ku-band high outturn communication transponders supposed to fulfill the communication necessities of users together with those in remote areas.
In addition, many new technologies like Q/V-band payload, information transmission through optical communication link are incontestible. this can facilitate in realising future advanced satellites, ISRO said.