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Class: Earth. Type: Ionosphere. Nation: USA. Agency: U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy.
Investigate effects of ionosphere on radio signals.
Total Mass: 37 kg.
16 August 1968
EGRS 12 Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: SLV-3 Atlas. FAILURE: Failure.
- 126 - Bramscher, Robert G, Spaceflight, "A Survey of Launch Vehicle Failures", 1980, Volume 22, page 351.
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