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Galileo FOC FM02

Also called Milena, Galileosat 6


Designation 40129 / 14050B
Launch date 22 Aug 2014
Country of origin Europe
Mission Navigation
Perigee/Apogee 13817 / 25924 km
Inclination 49.7°
Period 703 min
Launch vehicle Soyuz 2 from Kourou VS09

Launched in wrong orbit and had a mis-deployed panel which could be freed. Should raise perigee to 17339 km to limit Van Allen belt impact. Reached a more acceptable orbit in March 2015.

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