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SURCAL 1

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1962-067C

Description

SURCAL 1 (1962 Beta Tau 3), also SURCAL 2A in some references, was a joint US Air Force, US Navy military surveillance satellite launched along with Injun 3 and three other satellites.

Alternate Names

  • 1962 Beta Tau 3
  • 00507
  • SURCAL2A
  • NRL PL121
  • SURCAL 2A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1962-12-13
Launch Vehicle: Thor Augmented Delta-Agena D
Launch Site: Vandenberg AFB, United States
Mass: 3 kg

Funding Agency

  • Department of Defense-Department of the Air Force (United States)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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