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Turksat 4A



Provide telecommunication and direct TV broadcasting services throughout Turkey, as well as in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Turksat 4A, which will be positioned at 42 degrees east longitude, will provide Ku-band high-power direct TV broadcasting channels and both C- and Ka-band communications channels.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2014-02-14
    Launch Vehicle: Proton-M
    Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan
    Mass: 4850 kg

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown (Turkey)


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    Additional Information

    Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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