TURKSAT 3A ready for launch

5 Mar 2008

Construction of Turkey’s new generation broadcasting and communications satellite, TURKSAT 3A, is completed and the platform is expected to be launched in April or May. Built by Alcatel, TURKSAT 3A will replace the existing TURKSAT 1C platform and will work alongside the country’s other satellite, TURKSAT 2A, with a footprint covering all of Europe and most of Asia.

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