NASA Logo, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA Space Science Data Coordinated Archive Header

Discoverer 24

NSSDCA ID: DISC24
COSPAR ID: 

Description

Discoverer 24 was a US Air Force low-resolution surveillance satellite. Its launch failed.

Alternate Names

  • KH-5 9018A
  • Discoverer24

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1961-06-08
Launch Vehicle: Thor-Agena
Launch Site: Vandenberg AFB, United States
Mass: 1150 kg

Funding Agency

  • Department of Defense-Department of the Air Force (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

 
[USA.gov] NASA Logo - nasa.gov