CMS-01 is a communication satellite envisaged for providing services in Extended-C Band of the frequency spectrum.
The Extended-C Band coverage will include Indian mainland, Andaman-Nicobar & Lakshadweep Islands. CMS-01 is 42ndCommunication Satellite of India.
PSLV-C50 is the 22nd flight of PSLV in ‘XL’ configuration (with 6 strap-on motors). This will be the 77th launch vehicle mission from SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota.
ISRO successfully launches country’s new communication satellite #CMS01 using the booster #PSLVC50 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SHAR), #Sriharikota at 1541 hrs today.
#CMS01 successfully separated from fourth stage of #PSLVC50 and injected into orbit #ISRO