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Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV)

Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) latest Geo Imaging Satellite-1, an earth observation satellite on-board GSLV-F10 is seen on a launch pad, in Sriharikota.

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Defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) handed over the 50th L-40 stage of Geosynchronous Launch Vehicle (GSLV-MKII) to the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro), in Bengaluru.

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India’s second Moon mission Chandrayaan-2 lifts off onboard GSLV Mk III-M1 launch vehicle from Satish Dhawan Space Center at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. ISRO had called off the launch on July 15 after a technical snag was detected ahead of the lift off.

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This image made from video aired by India's state owned Doordarshan television shows Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)'s Geosynchronous Satellite launch Vehicle (GSLV) MkIII carrying Chandrayaan-2 lift of from Satish Dhawan Space center in Sriharikota.

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In this picture released by ISRO, the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV Mk 3) or 'Bahubali' is seen at the second launch pad ahead of the launch of Chandrayaan-2, in Sriharikota.

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In this picture released by ISRO, the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV Mk 3) or 'Bahubali' is seen at the second launch pad ahead of the launch of Chandrayaan-2, in Sriharikota. The space mission, which aims to place a robotic rover on the moon, is set to be launched on July 15, 2019.

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Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) communication Satellite GSAT-7A, on board the GSLV-F11, takes off during its launch in Sriharikota.

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Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) communication Satellite GSAT-7A, on board the GSLV-F11, takes off during its launch in Sriharikota.

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Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) communication Satellite GSAT-7A, on board the GSLV-F11, takes off during its launch in Sriharikota.

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Indian Space Research Organisation's GSAT-7A onboard GSLV-F11 being taken to the launch pad during the countdown for its launch, at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota. The rocket will be launched from the launch pad 2 at 4.10pm on Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018.

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Indian Space Research Organisation's latest communication satellite GSAT-7A set to be launched on-board GSLV-F11 on Dec. 19, from the spaceport of Sriharikota.

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Indian Space Research Organisation's latest communication satellite GSAT-7A set to be launched on-board GSLV-F11 on Dec. 19, from the spaceport of Sriharikota.

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Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairperson K Sivan holds a replica of GSLV-MkIII D2 during a press conference called after its successful launch, at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.

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A smoke trail left by ISRO's GSLV-MkIII D2 mission carrying high throughput communication satellite GSAT-29 takes off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, in Sriharikota.

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ISRO's GSLV-MkIII D2 mission carrying high throughput communication satellite GSAT-29 takes off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, in Sriharikota.

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ISRO's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III D2 (GSLV MK3 D2) carrying the GSAT-29 communication satellite, leaves a trail of smoke as it takes off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, in Sriharikota.

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ISRO's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III D2 (GSLV MK3 D2) carrying the GSAT-29 communication satellite, takes off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, in Sriharikota.

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ISRO's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III D2 (GSLV MK3 D2) carrying the GSAT-29 communication satellite, takes off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, in Sriharikota.

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ISRO's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III D2 (GSLV MK3 D2) carrying the GSAT-29 communication satellite, takes off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, in Sriharikota.

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A view of ISRO's GSLV-MkIII D2 mission carrying high throughput communication satellite GSAT-29 set to be launched from the second launch pad in the spaceport, in Sriharikota.

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A view of ISRO's GSLV-MkIII D2 mission carrying high throughput communication satellite GSAT-29 set to be launched from the second launch pad in the spaceport, in Sriharikota. The 25-hour countdown for the launch began today.

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Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV), carrying the communication satellite GSAT-6A seen at the Umbilical Tower of the Second Launch Pad, at Sriharikota on Wednesday.

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ISRO's heaviest rocket GSLV Mk-III, carrying communication satellite GSAT-19, takes off from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.

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Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman Kiran Kumar Rao displays models of the GSAT-19 and GSLV Mk-III along with scientists at a press conference after the launch of the GSAT-19 at Sriharikota.

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Indian Space Research Organization’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mk III rocket lifts off from the space launch center in Sriharikota. India’s space agency on Monday successfully launched its heaviest rocket carrying a communication satellite from the launch pad off the country’s southeastern coast.

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People watch as Indian Space Research Organization’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mk III rocket lifts off from the space launch center in Sriharikota. India’s space agency successfully launched its heaviest rocket carrying a communication satellite from the launch pad off the country’s southeastern coast.

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The 25 and half hour countdown for the launch of GSLV MkIII carrying heaviest communication Satellite GSAT-19 by Indian Space Research Organisation till date commenced at 3.58 PM on Sunday.

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Payload Fairing with GSAT-19 is being integrated in Sriharikota. The launch of India's GSLV-Mk III-D1 carrying communication satellite GSAT-19, is scheduled on Monday, June 05, 2017.

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The fully integrated GSLV-Mk III-D1 carrying GSAT-19 at the second launch, in Sriharikota. The launch of India's GSLV-Mk III-D1 carrying communication satellite GSAT-19, is scheduled on Monday, June 05, 2017.

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Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)'s communication satellite GSAT-9 on-board GSLV-F09 lifts off from Satish Dhawan Space Center, in Sriharikota.

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Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)'s communication satellite GSAT-9 on-board GSLV-F09 lifts off from Satish Dhawan Space Center, in Sriharikota. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has termed the satellite as India's “space gift for South Asia”.

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Top view of India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F09) on its way to the launch pad in Sriharikota, a day before its launch.

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India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F09), carrying GSAT-9, on its way to the launch pad in Sriharikota, a day before its launch.

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India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F09), carrying GSAT-9, being moved to the launch pad in Sriharikota, a day before its launch.

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