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Class: Earth. Type: Atmosphere. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA.

Studied dust, liquid droplets in upper atmosphere.


Specification

Total Mass: 147 kg.


SAGE Chronology


18 February 1979 SAGE Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Vehicle: Scout D. Mass: 147 kg. Perigee: 456 km. Apogee: 506 km. Inclination: 55.0 deg.

Studied dust, liquid droplets in upper atmosphere. Spacecraft engaged in practical applications and uses of space technology such as weather or communication (US Cat C).



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