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Insat 4CR

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2007-037A

Description

Insat 4CR is an Indian geostationary communications satellite that was launched by a GLNV-F04 rocket from Sriharikota at 12:51 UT on 02 September 2007. The 2.1 kg (including fuel), 2.9 kW craft carries 12 high-power, Ku-band transponders provide direct-to-home television to India and neighboring countries since it reached its parking location at 74 degrees E longitude on 15 September.

Alternate Names

  • 32050
  • Insat4CR

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2007-09-02
Launch Vehicle: GSLV-MkI
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (India)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 
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