This page no longer updated from 31 October 2001. Latest version can be found at ASTEX

Class: Technology. Nation: USA. Agency: U.S. Air Force.

Space Test Program; technology experiments.


Total Mass: 1,500 kg.

ASTEX Chronology

17 October 1971 ASTEX Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. Mass: 1,500 kg. Perigee: 738 km. Apogee: 761 km. Inclination: 92.7 deg.

Space Test Program; technology experiments. Space craft engaged in investigation of spaceflight techniques and technology (US Cat A).


Back to Index
Last update 12 March 2001.
Contact Mark Wade with any corrections or comments.
Conditions for use of drawings, pictures, or other materials from this site..
© Mark Wade, 2001 .