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Other Designations: Inflatable Antenna Experiment. Class: Technology. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA/JPL.
Deployed from Spartan 207 5/20/96; test of inflatable antenna technology. Reentered May 22.
19 May 1996
IAE Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. Perigee: 180 km. Apogee: 201 km. Inclination: 39.1 deg.
LEO. Inflatable Antenna Experiment; deployed from Spartan 207 5/20/96; test of inflatable antenna technology. Reentered May 22.
- 4 - McDowell, Jonathan, Jonathan's Space Report (Internet Newsletter), Harvard University, Weekly, 1989 to Present. HTML when accessed: ftp://sao-ftp.harvard.edu/pub/jcm/space/news
- 6 - JPL Mission and Spacecraft Library, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 1997. HTML when accessed: http://msl.jpl.nasa.gov/home.html
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