• It is the next generation launch vehicle of ISRO
  • It will be capable of launching four-tonne class satellites into Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO).
  • It has an indigenous cryogenic third stage, designated as C25.
  • The C25 stage is considered as the most powerful upper stage developed by ISRO which uses Liquid Oxygen (LOX) and Liquid Hydrogen (LH2) propellant combination.
  • ISRO as of now have the capability to launch satellites only up to 2.2 tonne.
  • It will end ISRO’s dependence on foreign agencies to launch heavy satellites.

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