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Ballast A



Ballast A and Ballast B were both launched from Kodiak at 01:25 UT on 20 November 2010 by a Minotaur 4 rocket. The two are mass simulators used to test the Minotaur's ability to deploy multiple spacecraft into different orbits.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2010-11-20
    Launch Vehicle: Minotaur 4
    Launch Site: Kodiak Launch Complex, United States

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown (United States)


    • Engineering

    Additional Information

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

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