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BSat 4A

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2017-059B

Description

BSAT 4a will provide HD, 4K and 8K Ultra HD television broadcasts over Japan for Broadcasting Satellite System Corp. The satellite was built by Space Systems/Loral in Palo Alto, California, and carries 24 Ku-band transponders.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2017-09-29
    Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5 ECA
    Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
    Mass: 3520 kg

    Funding Agency

    • Broadcast Satellite System Corp of Tokyo (Japan)

    Discipline

    • Communications

    Additional Information

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

     
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