Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle abbreviated as GSLV, is an expendable launch GSLV uses major components that are already proven in the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) launchers in the form of the S/S solid rocket . The difference between expected and actual inclination degree was 0. SLV that stands for Satellite Launch Vehicle, was a project started by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and was headed by APJ. GEOSYNCHRONOUS SATELLITE LAUNCH VEHICLE(GSLV) About the Launch Vehicle. newer improved version with a higher chamber pressure is used here. The stage was derived from the PS2 of PSLV where the Vikas engine has.
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Satellite is fully operational and full design life of ten years will betwfen achieved. This page was last pslg on 23 Decemberat Four of these rockets are lit prior to the launch and the rest are fired in the air. With 18 launches, 16 of those were successes while only the first one was a total failure; the remaining one is called a partial failure as the satellite did not reach the intended altitude.
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Retrieved 10 February Perigee was within m within 0. Archived from the original on 11 February The digital auto-pilot and closed loop guidance scheme ensure the required altitude maneuver and guide injection of the spacecraft to the specified orbit.
Retrieved 29 March pslc Printable version Jan 1, 4: I have used Russian cryogenic engines. The 7 launches of the GSLV have had worse results with 4 ending in failure and only two successes; it also has one partial failure launch. Retrieved 20 January During the initial years from the initial launch to the launcher had a checkered history with only 2 successful launches out of 7. It has a diameter of 2.
Retrieved 5 January GSLV has been used in thirteen launches to date, since its first launch in to the most recent on December 19, carrying the GSAT-7A military communications satellite. Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. Retrieved 25 December PSLV is a four-staged launch vehicle with first and third stage using solid rocket motors and second and fourth stages using liquid rocket engines.
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