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NSSDCA ID: 2018-100B


GSAT-11 is an Indian geostationary communications satellite. The 5854 kg satellite is based on the new I-6K Bus and carry 40 transponders in the Ku-band and Ka-band frequencies (32 Ka × Ku-Band Forward Link Transponders and 8 Ku × Ka band Return Link Transponders), which are capable of providing up to 16 Gbit/s throughput. GSAT-11 is India's heaviest satellite.

Alternate Names

  • 43824
  • GSAT11

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2018-12-04
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5 ECA
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 5854 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (India)


  • Communications

Additional Information

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

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