NEW DELHI – India is targeting July/August to launch the GSAT-6 communications satellite to provide strategic application-based services to mobile phone users and vehicles as well as to help with scientific experiments. The 2-ton GSAT-6, carrying 10 transponders, will be mounted on a Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mk.2 at the Sriharikota spaceport in south India, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Chairman A.S. Kiran Kumar says. GSAT-6, also called INSAT-4E, ...


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