Koreasat 5A

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Koreasat 5A
Koreasat-5A Mission (26280153539).jpg
Falcon 9 launch from Kennedy Space Center LC-39A, carrying Koreasat 5A
Mission type Communications Satellite
COSPAR ID 2017-067A
SATCAT no. 42984Edit this on Wikidata
Spacecraft properties
Manufacturer Thales Alenia Space
Start of mission
Launch date 19:34, October 27, 2017 (2017-10-27T19:34) UTC
Rocket Falcon 9 Full Thrust
Launch site Kennedy Space Center LC-39A

Koreasat 5A is a South Korean communications satellite operated by KT SAT, a subsidiary of KT Corporation.[1] On 30 October 2017, it was launched on Falcon 9 ("Full Thrust" version) rocket.[2][3]