GSLV-D6 launched successfully from Sriharikota

gslv-launchedIsro’s Geostationary Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-D6) has successfully launched from Sriharikota spaceport at 4:52 pm carrying communication satellite GSAT-6 today.

Isro’s GSLV-D6 with indigenous cryo engine successfully places GSAT-6 in orbit after being ignited at the crucial third stage of cryogenics.GSLV-D6 vehicle is configured with all its three stages.

Till now 9 GSLV launches took place out of which only 5 launches were successful. GSLV-D6 launched 2117 kg GSAT-6, an advanced communication satellite, into a GTO