|Mission duration||12 years (planned)|
|Manufacturer||ISRO Satellite Centre
Space Applications Centre
|Launch mass||2,330 kilograms (5,140 lb)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||July 2016|
|Launch site||Satish Dhawan SLP|
|Band||12 Ku band|
GSAT-9 is a multi band communication and observation satellite planned to be launched by ISRO in 2016 by a GSLV rocket. The satellite will carry GAGAN navigation payload that will provide GPS services to the security forces and air traffic control organizations. GAGAN is a regional GPS navigational system developed by India. The satellite will have a mission life of 12 years 
Satellite would use electric propulsion for station keeping.
The satellite will carry GAGAN payload and 12 Ku band transponders that will be built at Space Applications Centre in Ahmedabad. The payloads will cover the entire country including Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
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