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ISRO to launch GSAT-30 satellite Using Ariane-5 Launch Vehicle

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch GSAT-30 satellite onboard Ariane-5 launch vehicle (VA 251) from French Guiana, overseas department of France on 17 January 2020.

The GSAT-30 is a communication satellite of India and configured on ISRO’s enhanced I-3K Bus structure to provide communication services from Geostationary orbit in C and Ku bands.

The GSAT 30 will provide high-quality television, telecommunication, and broadcasting services, ensuring continuity of service for INSAT 4A satellite.