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Based on the state-of-the-art all-electric Airbus Eurostar Neo Platform, Thuraya 4-NGS will incorporate a large 12-metre L-band antenna and a payload with on-board processing providing advanced routing flexibility of up to 3200 channels with dynamic power allocation over a large number of spot beams.  It is scheduled for operation in 2024.  

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The BADR-8 satellite will be based on the-state-of-the-art Airbus Eurostar Neo electric orbit raising platform giving access to a wide range of launchers.  

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The 12.3 meter antenna is made up of five panels. Four of them are folded sideways onto a support frame during launch and will be deployed in orbit. Airbus (Friedrichshafen, Germany) is responsible for the radar instrument.  

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