|Mission duration||15 years (planned)|
8 years, 8 months and 6 days (in progress)
|Manufacturer||ISS Reshetnev (bus)|
Thales Alenia Space (payload)
|Launch mass||1,701 kg (3,750 lb)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||28 April 2014, 04:25:00 UTC|
|Rocket||Proton-M / Briz-M|
|Launch site||Baikonur, Site 81/24|
|Contractor||Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center|
|Entered service||June 2014|
|Reference system||Geocentric orbit|
|Bandwidth||36 and 54 MHz|
KazSat-3 (Kazakh: ҚазСат-3, QazSat-3) is a telecommunications satellite which was launched 28 April 2014 at 04:25:00 UTC from Cosmodrome Baikonur in Kazakhstan. with a Proton-M launch vehicle.
KazSat-3 is designed for services of telecommunications, television broadcasting and high-speed Internet access in Kazakhstan and neighboring countries. The spacecraft is developed and produced under the contract with the Republican Center of Space Communication (RCSC) within the project of creating a republican national telecommunications and broadcasting space system.