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Ofeq 9



Ofeq 9 is a 300 kg Israeli military imaging satellite which was boosted into orbit on a Shavit rocket from the Palmachim air base on the Mediterranean coast south of Tel Aviv on 22 June 2010 at 19:00 UT.

Alternate Names

  • 36608
  • Ofeq9

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2010-06-22
Launch Vehicle: Shavit
Launch Site: Palmahim, Israel

Funding Agency

  • Israeli Space Agency (Israel)


  • 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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