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astronautix.com ASTEX


Class: Technology. Nation: USA. Agency: U.S. Air Force.

Space Test Program; technology experiments.


Specification

Total Mass: 1,500 kg.


ASTEX Chronology


17 October 1971 ASTEX Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. Mass: 1,500 kg. Perigee: 738 km. Apogee: 761 km. Inclination: 92.7 deg.

Space Test Program; technology experiments. Space craft engaged in investigation of spaceflight techniques and technology (US Cat A).



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