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LDREX 2

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2006-043C

Description

LDREX 2 is a Japanese (JAXA) technology demonstration craft that was launched by an Ariane-5 ECA rocket from Kourou at 21:56 UT on 13 October 2006. It was to deploy a light-weight radio antenna reflector. No information is available on the success of the deployment.

Alternate Names

  • 29496
  • LDREX2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2006-10-13
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5 ECA
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Japan)

Discipline

  • Engineering

Additional Information

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