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Astro A

Also called Hinotori


Designation 12307 / 81017A
Launch date 21 Feb 1981
Country of origin Japan
Mission Scientific: Sun study
Perigee/Apogee 573/639 km
Inclination 31.3°
Period 96.7 min
Launch vehicle Mu 3S1
Launch site Kagoshima
Mass at launch 195 kg

End of life

Decay 11 Jul 1991

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