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Explorer 17

Also called AE A


Designation 00564 / 63009A
Launch date 3 Apr 1963
Country of origin United States
Mission Scientific: high atmosphere study
Perigee/Apogee 254/891 km
Inclination 57.6°
Period 96.1 min
Launch vehicle Thor Delta #17

End of life

Decay 24 Nov 1966

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