GSAT-3, known as EDUSAT is meant for distant class room
education from school level to higher education. This is the first dedicated
"Educational Satellite" that provide the country with satellite based two way
communication to class room for delivering educational materials.
This is a Geo-synchronous satellite developed on I-2K bus. GSAT-3 is
co-located with METSAT(KALPANA-1) and INSAT-3C at 74o E longitude.