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Ariel 3


Designation 02773 / 67042A
Launch date 5 May 1967
Country of origin United Kingdom
Mission Scientific: ionosphere and high atmosphere study
Perigee/Apogee 499/604 km
Inclination 80.6°
Period 95.6 min
Launch vehicle Scout #53

First satellite entirely build in the UK

End of life

Decay 14 Dec 1970

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