Live coverage: New Indian launcher succeeds on maiden orbital test flight

Live coverage of the countdown and launch of a GSLV Mk.3 rocket from India’s Satish Dhawan Space Center with the GSAT 19 communications satellite. Text updates will appear automatically below; there is no need to reload the page. Follow us on Twitter.

ISRO’s live video stream begins at 1125 GMT (7:25 a.m. EDT).