Gaganyaan-1

Overview

Destination: Low Earth Orbit
Mission: Test Flight

Low Earth Orbit Satish Dhawan Space Centre Second Launch Pad Satish Dhawan Space Centre, India

First uncrewed orbital test flight of the Gaganyaan capsule.

Updates

Cosmic_Penguin • May 7, 2023, 3:26 a.m.

NET February 2024.


LVM-3 (GSLV Mk III)

Family: LVM-3
Configuration:

The Launch Vehicle Mark-3 (LVM-3), previously called Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV Mk III), is a three-stage medium-lift launch vehicle developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). It is designed to launch satellites into geostationary orbit, and is intended as a launch vehicle for crewed missions under the Indian Human Spaceflight Programme.

Specifications
  • Max Stage
    3
  • Length
    43.4 m
  • Diameter
    4.0 m
  • Fairing Diameter
  • Launch Mass
    629 T
  • Thrust
    11898 kN
Family
  • Name
    LVM-3 (GSLV Mk III)
  • Family
    LVM-3
  • Variant
  • Alias
  • Full Name
    Launch Vehicle Mark-3 (Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III)
Payload Capacity
  • Launch Cost
    $46000000
  • Low Earth Orbit
    10000 kg
  • Geostationary Transfer Orbit
    5000 kg
  • Direct Geostationary
  • Sun-Synchronous Capacity

Gaganyaan G1


Active Human Rated Unmanned Crew Capacity: 3
Destination: Low Earth Orbit
Serial Number: None

First operational Gaganyaan capsule.

Gaganyaan Details

Indian Space Research Organization

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Chairman: S. Somanath Founded: 1969 Successes: 71 Failures: 13 Pending: 17

Agency Type: Government

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is the space agency of the Government of India headquartered in the city of Bangalore. Its vision is to "harness space technology for national development while pursuing space science research and planetary exploration."

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