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ETS 4

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1981-012A

Description

Engineering Test Satellite-4 (ETS-4) was launched by the National Space Development Agency of Japan from the Tanegashima Space Center using the N-2 launch vehicle. The satellite's national name was Kiku-3.

Alternate Names

  • Kiku-3
  • Engineering Test Sat-4
  • 12295
  • ETS4
  • 1981-012A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1981-02-11
Launch Vehicle: N-2
Launch Site: Tanegashima, Japan
Mass: 640 kg

Funding Agency

  • National Space Development Agency (NASDA) Japan

Disciplines

  • Engineering
  • Earth Science

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Dr. Dieter K. Bilitza

 

Personnel

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