The Third Launch Pad is intended to support increased launch frequency launching requirements of future advanced launch vehicles
and also serve as a redundant launch pad for the GSLV MIII class of vehicles.
The Third Launch Pad is intended to support increased launch frequency, provide active redundancy to existing launch pads and to support launching requirements of advanced launch vehicles
. The possible sites for the Third Launch Pad has been identified in Sriharikota taking into account the safety distances and maximal utilization of existing launch pad facilities.
Goldin, would be programs that focus on development of advanced launch vehicles
, aeronautics technology and flight programs, scientific Earth satellites, and deep-space programs.