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KH 7-17 Capsule



The US Air Force ELINT (ELectronics INTelligence) surveillance satellite was launched along with KH 7-17 aboard an Atlas Agena D rocket. It conducted radar monitoring.

Alternate Names

  • 01329
  • KH7-17Capsule

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1965-04-28
Launch Vehicle: Atlas-Agena D
Launch Site: Vandenberg AFB, United States
Mass: 60 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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