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Satellite Name: Paksat 1 (Paksat-1, Palapa C1, Anatolia 1, HGS 3)
Status: retired
Position: 38° E (38° E)
Norad: 23779
Cospar number: 1996-006A
Operator: Pakistan Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunications
Launch date: 1-Feb-1996
Launch site: Cape Canaveral
Launch vehicle: Atlas 2AS (Atlas IIAS)
Launch mass (kg): 3000
Dry mass (kg): 1775
Manufacturer: Boeing (Hughes)
Model (bus): HS-601
Orbit: GEO
Expected lifetime: 15 yrs.
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Details:
24 C-band, 6 extended C-band, and 4 Ku-band transponders to provide voice and TV communications to the 17,000 islands of Indonesia and the nearby Asia-Pacific region.
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