NEW DELHI—India’s GSAT-16 telecommunications satellite is on track to be launched on Dec. 4 by Arianespace’s next heavy-lift Ariane 5 mission from French Guiana. "The GSAT-16 telecommunications satellite has been fueled at the spaceport for its launch," a scientist at the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) says. Developed by ISRO, GSAT-16 will have a liftoff mass of approximately 3,150 kg. It carries Ku- and C-band transponders to further augment ...


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