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Class: Military. Type: ASAT Target. Nation: USA. Agency: U.S. Air Force.

ASAT Target Balloon Chronology

13 December 1985 USA 13; ASAT Balloon Target Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Vehicle: Scout G. Perigee: 311 km. Apogee: 691 km. Inclination: 37.1 deg.

Spacecraft engaged in practical applications and uses of space technology such as weather or communication (US Cat C).


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