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Turksat 6A ©  Turkish Aerospace Industries


Satellite Turksat 6A
International Designator -
Operator Turksat
Position 42 degrees East longitude
Payload 16 Ku and 2 X band transponders
Coverage Maps -
Manufacturer Turkish Aerospace Industries
Bus SmallCOM
Launch Mass 4000 kg
Launch Date 2021 (planned)
Launcher -
Launch Site -
Additional Information In order to fulfill the requirements of Turkish Satellite Operator TÜRKSAT, the contract for the "TÜRKSAT 6A National Communication Satellite Development and Production" Project, which was initiated under the coordination of The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), was signed on December 15th, 2014. Turksat 6A will bring extended capabilities and additional capacity for high and secure data transfer applications and direct broadcast services accross Turkey, Europe, Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia.


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