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Platform: AEROS-1
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Orbit
Orbit Inclination: 96.9 degrees
Period: 95.6 minutes
Perigee: 223.0 km
Apogee: 867.0 km
Orbit Type: LEO > Low Earth Orbit > Polar Sun-Synchronous
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Description
The purpose of the AEROS spacecraft mission was to study the state and
behavior of the upper atmosphere (thermosphere) and the ionospheric F-region.
Of particular interest was the influence of solar ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1972-12-16
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
NASA
GERMANY
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