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LES 3

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1965-108D

Description

LES 3 (Lincoln Experimental Satellite 3) was a US Air Force communications satellite launched along with LES 4, OV2-3 and Oscar 4 from Cape Canaveral aboard a single Titan 3C rocket. It was a radio signal source for communications satellite tests.

Alternate Names

  • 01941
  • LES3
  • 1965-108D

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1965-12-21
Launch Vehicle: Titan III-C
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 16 kg

Funding Agency

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

Disciplines

  • Communications
  • Engineering

Additional Information

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Personnel

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