NEXT SPACEFLIGHT

Status

Failure

EOS-03

Launch Time
Thu Aug 12, 2021 00:13 UTC

3rd stage suffered insufficient pressure in the liquid hydrogen tank at engine start, due to vent and relief valve soft seal damage and leakage, which led to a failed engine ignition.

First GSLV flight with the new 4m ogive fairing.

Rocket

GSLV Mk II
Image Credit: ISRO
ISRO
Status: Active
Price: $47.0 million
Liftoff Thrust: 7,887 kN
Payload to LEO: 5,000 kg
Payload to GTO: 2,500 kg
Stages: 3
Strap-ons: 4
Rocket Height: 51.7 m
Fairing Diameter: 4.0 m
Fairing Height: 7.8 m

Mission Details

EOS-03

EOS-03, also named GEO Imaging Satellite or GISAT is a planned Indian geo-imaging satellite for providing images quickly during disasters. GISATs will image in multi-spectral and hyper-spectral bands to provide near real-time pictures of large areas of the country, under cloud-free conditions, at frequent intervals which is, selected field image in every 5 minutes and entire Indian landmass image every 30 minutes at 42 m spatial resolution.

Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 2,268.0 kg
Geostationary Transfer Orbit

Location

Second Launch Pad, Satish Dhawan Space Centre, India

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Stats

2021

76th orbital launch attempt

Indian Space Research Organisation

79th mission
2nd mission of 2021
9th failed mission

GSLV Mk I & II

14th mission
1st mission of 2021
4th failed mission