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Class: Technology. Type: Communications. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA.

NASA experimental communications; Advanced Communications Technology Satellite.


Specification

Total Mass: 2,767 kg.


ACTS Chronology


12 September 1993 ACTS Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. Mass: 2,767 kg. Perigee: 35,709 km. Apogee: 35,929 km. Inclination: 0.2 deg.

NASA experimental communications; Advanced Communications Technology Satellite; deployed from STS-51 9/12/93; 100 deg W.



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