GSLV F08 Flight Profile (GSAT-6A)

Event Time Alt. (km) Vel. (m/s)
T-00:04.8 Strap-On Booster Ignition 0.03 0
T-0 Core Stage (S139) Ignition 0.03 0
T~01:47 Core Stage Burnout
T+02:28.94 Strap-On Booster Shutdown 71.3 2393.9
T+02:29.54 Second Stage Ignition 71.8 2394.8
T+02:31.14 First Stage Separation 72.97 2393.2
T+03:45.34 Payload Fairing Jettison 115.33 3438.1
T+04:41.92 Second Stage Shutdown 132.54 4914.8
T+04:45.42 Second Stage Separation 133.27 4934.4
T+04:46.42 Cryogenic Upper Stage Ignition 133.47 4934.0
T+17:31.5 Cryogenic Upper Stage Shutdown 239.4 9753.2
T+17:46.5 GSAT-6A Spacecraft Separation 254.5 9743.2

Launch Data

Vehicle: GSLV Mk. II (Inc. Upgrade)
Launch Site: SLP, Satish Dhawan
Launch Date: March 29, 2018
Window: 11:26 UTC
Payload: GSAT-6A (2,140kg)

Launch Azimuth: 106°
Ascent Duration: 17 Min & 47 Sec

Target Orbit:
Type: Geostationary Transfer Orbit
Perigee: 170 Kilometers
Apogee: 35,975 Kilometers
Inclination: 20.63°


Mission Ground Track – Image: ISRO

Image: ISRO