Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III
Indian medium-lift launch vehicle
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The Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III, also referred to as the Launch Vehicle Mark 3 (LVM3) is a three-stage medium-lift launch vehicle developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Primarily designed to launch communication satellites into geostationary orbit, it is also identified as launch vehicle for crewed missions under the Indian Human Spaceflight Programme and dedicated science missions like Chandrayaan-2. The GSLV-III has a higher payload capacity than the similarly named GSLV.
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This video of Chandrayaan-2 launch captured onboard camera will blow your mindIndia successfully launched Chandrayaan-2 onboard its powerful rocket GSLV-MkIII- M1 from the spaceport at Sriharikota to explore the unchartered south pole of the celestial body by landing a rover.
Chandrayaan-2 lifts off successfully, gets a step closer to MoonGSLV-MkIII, carrying the Chandrayaan-2 module on its tip, lifted off at 2.43pm without a glitch and released the lunar craft to its desired geo-transfer orbit after 15 minutes. Though the launch has..
Glitch fixed, Chandrayaan-2 will be a success: Isro chief SivanLate on Saturday, Isro said that the performance of Chandrayaan-2 was normal after rehearsals for the rescheduled launch at 2.43pm on Monday. The 20-hour countdown for the launch started at 6.43pm on..
Moon mission: Isro fixes GSLV Mk-III cryogenic engine glitch, Chandrayaan-2 countdown beginsA 20-hour countdown for the launch of India’s second moon mission – Chandrayaan-2 –onboard GSLV Mk-III, country’s most powerful rocket to date, started at 6.43pm on Sunday.
Chandrayaan-2 launch rehearsal completed, GSLV-Mk III rocket's performance normal: ISROThe launch of Chandrayaan 2, aimed at landing a rover on the unexplored Lunar South Pole, was aborted early on July 15 due to a "technical snag" in the GSLV Mark III-M1 rocket.
Aborted Chandrayaan-2 may force Isro to tweak cryogenic stageFailure analysis of the aborted Monday launch of Chandrayaan-2 has presented the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) with some “unexpected learning curves” that may lead to tweaks in the..
Isro’s 'Bahubali' falters, casts shadow on manned missionThe stalling of Chandrayaan-2 on Monday due to a leak in the cryogenic engine of GSLV-MkIII has put a question mark over Indian Space Research Organisation’s future missions, including Gaganyaan. The..
Chandrayaan-2 launch put off, maybe for a few moonsWhile Isro officially confirmed “a technical snag” in GSLV-MkIII, five sources independently confirmed to TOI that the launch was put off because of a leak in the cryogenic stage. A senior..
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Launch of India's largest rocket GSLV Mk-III nicknamed 'Fat boy' all set to kickstart 'Chandrayaan-II' lunar missionGeosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III(GSLV Mk-III), India's largest rocket is ready to be launched from Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh on July 15 to kickstart the much awaited lunar mission..