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2008-09-11 09:00:35

Turkey plans to launch two satellites in six years ANKARA, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- Turkey's satellite operator Turksat said on Wednesday that it plans to launch two satellites, Turksat 4A and Turksat 5A, in six years, the semi-official Anatolia news agency reported.

2008-07-17 12:01:01

Text of report in English by Turkish news agency Anatolia Ankara, 17 July: Turkey's new generation communication satellite Turksat 3A has begun giving service after being located in the orbit of "42 degree east".

2008-06-16 12:00:50

Turkey's new generation communication satellite launched ANKARA, June 13 (Xinhua) -- Turkey's new generation communication satellite "Turksat 3A" was launched from the Kourou base of French Guiana on Thursday, the semi-official Anatolia news agency reported.

2008-06-14 06:00:21

Text of report in English by Turkish news agency Anatolia Ankara, 13 June: Turkey's new generation communication satellite "Turksat 3A" was launched from the Kourou base of French Guiana at 00:52 a.m. Turkish local time on 13 May. The satellite will be located in the orbit of "42 degree east".


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.