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Communications satellite. Model of SESAT, the Siberian-Europe SATellite, a communications satellite launched in April 2000. Originally planned as a series of satellites, the project lost funding and the one satellite launched was taken over by Eutelsat and operated as Eutelsat 16C. Photographed in 1998.
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