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Class: Earth. Type: Geodetic. Nation: USA. Agency: U.S. Army.

US Army topographic / geodesic satellite launched in 1970.


Specification

Total Mass: 18 kg.


TOPO Chronology


08 April 1970 TOPO 1 Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. Mass: 18 kg. Perigee: 1,081 km. Apogee: 1,085 km. Inclination: 99.8 deg.

Spacecraft engaged in practical applications and uses of space technology such as weather or communication (US Cat C).



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