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Class: Earth. Type: Magnetosphere. Nation: Canada.

Ionospheric measurements; data correlated with measurements from Alouette 1.


Specification

Total Mass: 253 kg.


Isis Chronology


30 January 1969 Isis 1 Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Delta E. Mass: 241 kg. Perigee: 574 km. Apogee: 3,470 km. Inclination: 88.4 deg.

Ionospheric measurements; data correlated with measurements from Alouette 1. Spacecraft engaged in research and exploration of the upper atmosphere or outer space (US Cat B).


01 April 1971 Isis 2 Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Delta E. Mass: 264 kg. Perigee: 1,353 km. Apogee: 1,423 km. Inclination: 88.2 deg.

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



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