Mission typeCommunication
OperatorIndian Navy
Spacecraft properties
ManufacturerISRO Satellite Centre
Start of mission
Launch date2021
RocketGSLV Mk. II
Orbital parameters
Reference systemGeocentric orbit
RegimeGeostationary orbit
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GSAT-7R is a planned Indian military communication satellite for the Indian Navy to replace GSAT-7. The satellite is projected to cost Rs 1589 crores (US$225.5 million). It is expected to be launched by 2021.[1][2][3]

See also


  1. ^ "Indian Navy: Navy to buy Rs 1589 crore satellite from ISRO". Retrieved 19 January 2020.
  2. ^ July 21, Surendra Singh | TNN |; 2019; Ist, 1:00. "Isro to build 2nd dedicated satellite for Navy to interlink warships, aircraft". India News - Times of India. The Times of India. Retrieved 19 January 2020.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  3. ^ "ISRO to launch satellite worth Rs 1589 cr for Indian Navy: Report". Retrieved 19 January 2020.