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Class: Astronomy. Type: Visible. Nation: Netherlands.

Astronomical Netherlands Satellite; lower than planned orbit.


Specification

Total Mass: 129 kg.


ANS Chronology


30 August 1974 ANS 1 Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Scout D. FAILURE: Partial Failure. Mass: 129 kg. Perigee: 258 km. Apogee: 1,173 km. Inclination: 98.0 deg.

Astronomical Netherlands Satellite; lower than planned orbit.



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