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Iridium 15

Also called Iridium SV015


Designation 24869 / 97034A
Launch date 9 Jul 1997
Country of origin United States
Mission Telecommunications
Perigee/Apogee 780 km
Inclination 86.4°
Launch vehicle Delta #244

Was to be launched with Proton #249 but was dropped during a loading operation in the US.

End of life

Out of service  
Decay 14 Oct 2018

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