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KH-4 9038

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1962-027A

Description

This US Air Force surveillance satellite was launched from Vandenberg AFB on a Thor Agena D rocket. The film capsule was recovered 4.1 days later. It contained severe corona static.

Alternate Names

  • 1962 Alpha Gamma 1
  • 00316

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1962-06-28
Launch Vehicle: Thor-Agena
Launch Site: Vandenberg AFB, United States
Mass: 1150.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • Department of Defense-Department of the Air Force (United States)

Disciplines

  • Astronomy
  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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