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Class: Earth. Type: Magnetosphere. Nation: Germany.

Spacecraft engaged in research and exploration of the upper atmosphere or outer space.


Specification

Total Mass: 127 kg.


AEROS Chronology


16 December 1972 Aeros 1 Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Scout D. Mass: 127 kg. Perigee: 223 km. Apogee: 867 km. Inclination: 96.9 deg.

Spacecraft engaged in research and exploration of the upper atmosphere or outer space (US Cat B).


16 July 1974 Aeros 2 Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Scout D. Mass: 127 kg. Perigee: 224 km. Apogee: 869 km. Inclination: 97.5 deg.

Upper atmospheric research. Spacecraft engaged in research and exploration of the upper atmosphere or outer space (US Cat B).



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