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Platform: EXPLORER-31 (DME-A)
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Orbit
Orbit Inclination: 79.80 degrees
Period: 119.70 min
Perigee: 505 km
Apogee: 2833 km
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Description
The Direct Measurement Explorer-A (DME-A) satellite was launched in November 1965 into a near-earth orbit ranging between altitudes of 500 and 3000 km to sample and measure charged particles. The ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1965-11-29
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
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