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Also called DMSP 5D F18, USA 210


Designation 35951 / 09057A
Launch date 18 Oct 2009
Country of origin United States
Mission Military: meteorology
Perigee/Apogee 850 km, sun-synchronous
Inclination 98.9°
Period 102 min
Launch vehicle Atlas 5 #18

Launch originally planned in 2007 was pushed back to 2009 because the 3 other satellites already in orbit work flawlessly.

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