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Platform: GOES-8 > Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite 8
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Orbit Type: GEO > Geosynchronous > Geostationary
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Description
GOES 8 (GOES-I) was launched on April 13, 1994. On Tuesday April 1,
2003 GOES-12 (Formerly Referred to as GOES-M) replaced GOES-8 as the
operational GOES East Satellite. NOAA deactivated the satellite ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1994-04-13
Launch Site: CAPE CANAVERAL/KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, USA
Primary Sponsors:
USA/NASA
USA/NOAA
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