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Class: Astronomy. Type: Infrared. Nation: Europe. Agency: ESA.

Infrared Space Observatory; IR astrophysics.


Total Mass: 2,500 kg.

ISO Chronology

17 November 1995 ISO Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44P. Mass: 2,500 kg. Perigee: 1,110 km. Apogee: 70,504 km. Inclination: 5.1 deg.

Infrared Space Observatory; IR astrophysics.


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