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Platform: GLORY
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Platform-based Instruments:
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 705 km +/- 30 km
Orbit Inclination: 98.2 Degrees +/- 0.15 Degrees
Equator Crossing: 1:35 p.m.
Period: 99 Minutes
Repeat Cycle: 16 Days
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
[2011-03-04, NASA's Glory Satellite Fails To Reach Orbit]

[Source: NASA Press Release 11-050, http://www.nasa.gov/home/hqnews/2011/mar/HQ_11-050_N0_Glory.html ]

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Platform Logistics:
Design Life: + 3 years; 5 year goal
Launch Date: 2011-03-04
Launch Site: VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, USA
Primary Sponsors:
USA/NASA
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