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KH-4A 1006



This US Air Force surveillance satellite was launched from Vandenberg AFB aboard a Thor Agena D rocket. It produced the highest quality imagery attained to date from the KH-4 system.

Alternate Names

  • 00802
  • KH-4A1006

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1964-06-04
Launch Vehicle: Thor Augmented Delta-Agena D
Launch Site: Point Arguello, United States
Mass: 1500 kg

Funding Agency

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


  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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