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Sky Perfect JSAT launches JCSAT-17 mobile satellite from Lockheed Martin

Wednesday 19 February 2020 | 11:40 CET | News
Lockheed Martin announced the launch of its third satellite based on the LM 2100 bus. The satellite was launched from the Guiana Space Center in French Guiana aboard an Ariane 5 rocket and is traveling to its transfer orbit for a series of in-orbit tests before operations are handed over to owner Sky Perfect JSAT. Dubbed JCSAT-17, the satellite will provide flexible mobile communications services to users in Japan and the surrounding region. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Sky Perfect JSAT
Countries: Japan
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