SpaceX will launch the Turksat 5A satellite for Turkey tonight.
Turksat 5A, will be launched into space at 04:26 (local Turkish time).
The satellite, which will be launched from Cape Canaveral base in Florida, United States, with the Falcon 9 rocket owned by the company Space x, will serve in an orbit at 31 degrees East.
The Türksat 5A satellite will guarantee its frequency and orbit rights for 30 years with its maneuver life.
Turksat 5A will provide TV broadcasting and data communications services in a wide geography encompassing Turkey, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, West Central Africa, South Africa , the Mediterranean, Aegean and Black Sea region.
The satellite's journey is expected to take about four months to reach its position in a 31-degree orbit. The satellite is expected to be commissioned in the second quarter of this year.