ILS PROTON SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES THE KA-SAT SATELLITE FOR EUTELSAT

Marks a Record of 8 Commercial Missions in 2010 for ILS

BAIKONUR COSMODROME, Kazakhstan, December 27, 2010 – International Launch Services (ILS), a world leader in providing launch services to the commercial space industry, successfully carried the KA-SAT satellite to orbit for Eutelsat Communications of France on an ILS Proton. The ILS Proton […]

Hardware defect suspected in GSLV failure

Fakir Balaji IANS First Published : 26 Dec 2010 10:45:50 PM IST Last Updated : 26 Dec 2010 11:11:03 PM IST

BANGALORE: Initial analysis of the data from Saturday’s aborted launch of an Indian rocket indicated a hardware defect might have forced the destruction of the geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle (GSLV-F06), a senior space agency […]