Insat -4C was an Indian communication and multi-purpose satellite, which should be used for broadcasting and telecommunications. The launch took place on 10 July 2006 with the Indian carrier rocket from the spaceport GLSV Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota. He would have been the second of seven satellites in the Insat - 4 series in orbit. As a result of the pressure loss of the four booster had to be blown up the rocket.

On September 2, 2007 India launched the replacement satellite Insat - 4CR. It is identical to the guard, who went a year earlier lost.

INSAT - application

  • Communications Engineering
  • Television, especially Direct-to -Home
  • Search and rescue of people
  • Meteorology
  • Radio networking