The satellite, GSAT-7A, along with GSAT-6 and GSAT-7, will form a band to help with defence and security communication in the Ku band over India.
Dec 19, 2018
Science & Health
The International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center has given it a code as 2018 VG18, nicknamed it "Farout." It is located at about 120 astronomical units (AU= distance between Earth and Sun).
Dec 18, 2018
Post-separation, ISRO's Master Control Facility at Hassan, in Karnataka, took over the command and control of GSAT-11 and found its health parameters normal.
Dec 5, 2018
India's heaviest satellite GSAT-11 launched successfully; ISRO chief calls it nation's 'richest space asset'
With the first unmanned Gaganyan mission set to happen in 2020, ISRO said that they are looking to schedule the first manned mission out of India by December 2021.
Nov 14, 2018