Mission typeMeteorology
Spacecraft properties
ManufacturerIndian Space Research Organisation
Launch mass2,060 kg (4,540 lb)
Dry mass907 kg (2,000 lb)
Power1164 W
Start of mission
Launch dateEarly February 2024 (scheduled)[1]
RocketGSLV Mk II
Launch siteSatish Dhawan Space Centre
ContractorIndian Space Research Organisation
Orbital parameters
Reference systemGeocentric orbit
RegimeGeostationary orbit

INSAT-3DS is an Indian meteorological satellite planned to be launched in February 2024 by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), using a GSLV Mk II vehicle.[1] It will be the seventh flight of the INSAT-3D series.[2] As of 15 January 2024, the satellite is in the process of being integrated with the launch vehicle.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Pillai, Soumya (15 January 2024). "Isro eyes Feb launch for key INSAT-3DS satellites". Hindustan Times. Retrieved 15 January 2024.
  2. ^ "INSAT-3DS". World Meteorological Organization OSCAR. Retrieved 14 November 2023.