This satellite has 6 ku-band transponders, 6 c-band transponders and 2 ka band transponders. GSAT-14 satellite will be co-located at 74 degree east with Insat-3C, Insat-4CR and Kalpana-1 satellite.
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- Satellite - GSLV-D5 / GSAT-14
- Position - 74-75 Degree East
- 6 Ku-band Transponders
- 6 Ext. C-band Transponders
- 2 Ka-band
- Coverage area - India
According to ISRO website C-Band and Ku-band transponders will be use for long distance education and tele-medicine and provide a best platform for experiments as active pixel sun sensor or fiber optic gyro. Other ka-band transponders will be use for study rain and atmospheric effects.
This launch started at 4.06 pm on 5th January 2014.