|Mission duration||Planned: >7 years |
Elapsed: 4 months, 21 days
|Launch mass||1425 kg |
|Power||1500 watts |
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||17 December 2020, 10:11 UTC|
|Rocket||PSLV-XL C50 |
|Launch site||Satish Dhawan, Site SLP|
|Reference system||Geocentric orbit|
|Band||Extended C-band |
|Coverage area||Indian mainland, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep Islands|
CMS-01 (formerly known as GSAT-12R ) is a communication satellite designed and developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). This satellite is a replacement of the aging GSAT-12 at 83.0° E. This satellite was successfully launched by Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-XL C50 on 17 December 2020 at 10:11 UTC.
CMS-01 will be replacing services of GSAT-12 in Extended C-band.