Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (C), wearing a dust-free garment, holds a commemorate plate with Mitsubishi Electric Corp. (MELCO) President & CEO Kenichiro Yamanishi (R) and Turksat President ... more 
Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (C), wearing a dust-free garment, holds a commemorate plate with Mitsubishi Electric Corp. (MELCO) President & CEO Kenichiro Yamanishi (R) and Turksat President and CEO Ozkan Dalbay during a ceremony to mark the shipment of Turksat-4A satellite at MELCO's Kamakura Works, the satellite production facility, in Kamakura, south of Tokyo January 8, 2014. Mitsubishi Electric Corp. made the Turksat-4A and Turksat-4B communications satellite for the operator Turksat Satellite Communication and Cable TV Operation AS (Turksat AS) and get prepared one of those for shipping on Wednesday. The Turksat-4A satellite, which is scheduled to launch in mid-February 2014 from Baikonur Space Center, will enable Turksat AS to offer telecommunication and TV broadcasting services throughout Turkey, as well as in Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East and Africa, the company official said. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: POLITICS SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY) less 
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