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GGTS 1

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1966-053A

Description

This Gravity Gradient Test Satellite was launched by the US Air Force from Cape Canaveral aboard a Titan 3C rocket. It performed gravity gradient stabilization tests.

Alternate Names

  • 02207
  • Gravity Gradient Test Sat 1
  • GGTS1
  • 1966-053A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1966-06-16
Launch Vehicle: Titan III-C
Launch Site: Cape Canaveral, United States
Mass: 47 kg

Funding Agency

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

Discipline

  • Engineering

Additional Information

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

 

Personnel

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