Telecommunications Bolivia

Bolivia celebrates Launch of first Satellite

La Paz, Bolivia seen from Space

On 20 December 2013, Bolivia watched its first telecommunications satellite head into space. Tupak Katari (TKSat-1), named after an indigenous hero who fought Spanish colonial rule, was launched by a Chinese Long March 3B/E rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the province of Sichuan.

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Mon, 12/23/2013
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