World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkmenistan will be creating a second national artificial satellite, the government said Feb. 13.
The project was considered at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers with the president instructed to analyze the work in this direction, according to a statement.
After the successful completion of all the tests, TurkmenAlem 52°E was officially handed by contractor Thales Alenia Space to Turkmenistan for operation.
The satellite has three antennas covering a part of Europe, Africa and Asia.
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