I-3K

Summary

I-3K or the INSAT 3000 is a satellite bus developed by Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), and marketed by Antrix Corporation and New Space India Ltd.[1][2] It is the standard bus for 3,000-kg class satellites; the 'I' in I-3K stands for INSAT, a group of communication satellites developed and launched by ISRO. The I-3K bus can supply DC power up to 6500 watts, and is suitable for satellites with lift-off mass in range of 3,000-3,400 kg.[3][4][5]

List of satellites launched using I-3K bus

See also

References

  1. ^ "Communication Satellite Platform | NSIL". nsilindia.co.in. Retrieved 2020-01-17.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-02-20. Retrieved 2014-01-05.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-23. Retrieved 2014-01-05.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "SPACECRAFT SYSTEMS AND SUB SYSTEMS". Antrix - ISRO. Archived from the original on 20 February 2014. Retrieved 5 January 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Constrained cooperation". Frontline. 17 July 2004. Retrieved 5 January 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "ISRO: I-3K (I-3000) Bus". Space Skyrocket. Retrieved 5 January 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ "EADS Astrium-ISRO alliance sealed First contract with Eutelsat for W2M satellite". Space Ref. 20 February 2006. Retrieved 5 January 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ "India's GSAT-10 Continues Checkout". Space Ref. 17 August 2012. Retrieved 5 January 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

External links

  • I-3K ISRO brochure