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Class: Communications. Nation: Turkey. Manufacturer: Aerospatiale.
Specification

Total Mass: 1,890 kg.


Spacebus 2000 Chronology


24 January 1994 Turksat 1A Program: Turksat. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44LP. FAILURE: Failure.
10 August 1994 Turksat 1B Program: Turksat. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44LP. Mass: 1,779 kg. Perigee: 35,740 km. Apogee: 35,829 km. Inclination: 0.1 deg.

16 Ku-band transponders. Stationed at 41.92 deg E.


28 March 1995 Hot Bird 1 Program: Eutelsat. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44LP. Mass: 1,800 kg. Perigee: 35,773 km. Apogee: 35,798 km. Inclination: 0.0 deg.

Stationed at 13.0 deg E.


09 July 1996 Turksat 1C Program: Turksat. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L. Mass: 2,100 kg. Perigee: 35,781 km. Apogee: 35,792 km. Inclination: 0.0 deg.

Geostationary at 26.0E.


30 January 1997 Nahuel 1A Program: Nahuel. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L. Perigee: 35,774 km. Apogee: 35,798 km. Inclination: 0.0 deg.

Geosynchronous. Stationed over 71.8W



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