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Laser Communication Terminal (LCT)

ESA's new satellite expected to revolutionise communications

 Alphasat I-XL was succesfully lifted off with a modified LCT

On July 25, 2013 Alphasat I-XL was successfully lifted off on an Ariane 5 launcher from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana with a modified LCT which will be used to test data transfer between geos

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 29/07/2013 - 09:13
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