TrackDish/New Delhi / 05/11/2015 : Indian space agency ISRO’s latest communication satellite GSAT-15 satellite is expected to launch on 10th November 2015.. GSAT-15 satellite has more capacity of transponders to provide more brandwidth / better coverage for DD Freedish and other private direct to home services. GSAT-15 satellite has planned its mission for 12 years and this satellite will be located at same direcection of INSAT-3A / INSAT-4B satellite at 93.5° East Longitude.
As you know that DD Freedish India’s one and only free-to-air DTH service by National Broadcaster Prasar Bharati. This is good news that DD Freedish DTH will move new satellite GSAT-15. Because this satellite will carry 24 ku-band transponders with 36Mhz high brandwidth.
GSAT-15 also carry 2 GAGAN navigational payloads and 2 Ku-Band beacons. This satellite will be use mainly for Direct to Home services, radio navigation services and VSAT services.