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Ferret 34

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1974-085B

Description

This US Air Force electronics intelligence satellite was launched from Vandenberg AFB aboard a Titan 3D rocket. The Ferrets catalogued Soviet air defence radars, eavesdropped on voice communications, and taped missile and satellite telemetry.

Alternate Names

  • 07498
  • Ferret34

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1974-10-29
Launch Vehicle: Titan III-D
Launch Site: Vandenberg AFB, United States
Mass: 60 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (United States)

Discipline

  • 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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