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Discoverer 37

NSSDCA ID: DISC37
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Description

Discoverer 37 was a first generation, low resolution photo surveillance satellite launched by the US Air Force from Vandenberg AFB aboard a Thor Agena-B rocket. The mission was a failure. It was also the last attempted flight of the KH-3 (KeyHole-3) series.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 1962-01-13
    Launch Vehicle: Thor-Agena
    Launch Site: Vandenberg AFB, United States

    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

     
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