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KH 8-34

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1972-016A

Description

This US Air Force photo surveillance satellite was launched from Vandenberg AFB aboard a Titan 3B rocket. It was a KH-8 (Key Hole-8) type spacecraft. It was a very successful mission and image quality was good.

Alternate Names

  • 05888

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1972-03-17
Launch Vehicle: Titan
Launch Site: Vandenberg AFB, United States
Mass: 3000.0 kg

Funding Agency

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

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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

 
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