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Class: Surveillance. Type: Civilian. Nation: USA. Agency: EarthWatch, Longmont. Manufacturer: Orbital Sciences Corp., McLean (formerly DSI and C.
Civilian earth resources / intelligence photo-imaging program.
Early Bird Chronology
24 December 1997
Early Bird Launch Site: Svobodniy . Launch Vehicle: Start-1. Perigee: 479 km. Apogee: 488 km. Inclination: 97.3 deg.
- 4 - McDowell, Jonathan, Jonathan's Space Report (Internet Newsletter), Harvard University, Weekly, 1989 to Present. HTML when accessed: ftp://sao-ftp.harvard.edu/pub/jcm/space/news
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