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Successful Launch for Indian GSLV

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#1    Waspie_Dwarf

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Posted 06 January 2014 - 07:46 AM

GSLV soars to space with Indian cryogenic engine


spaceflightnow.com said:

India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle put a 2.1-ton communications satellite in orbit Sunday, boosting prospects for the medium-class launcher after a spate of mishaps in recent years.

Although it carried a costly communications satellite, India's space agency officially considered the launch a test flight for the GSLV and its indigenous hydrogen-fueled third stage.

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