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KH 9-16

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1980-052A

Description

This US Air Force photo surveillance satellite was launched from Vandenberg AFB aboard a Titan 3D rocket. It was a KH-9 (Key Hole-9) type spacecraft. Spacecraft engaged in investigation of spaceflight techniques and technology.

Alternate Names

  • 11850

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1980-06-18
Launch Vehicle: Titan III-D
Launch Site: Vandenberg AFB, United States
Mass: 13300.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (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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