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Iridium 97

Also called Iridium SV097


Designation 27450 / 02031A
Launch date 20 Jun 2002
Country of origin United States
Mission Telecommunications
Perigee/Apogee 660 km
Inclination 86.4°
Launch vehicle rokot #7

In a 667 km storage orbit, will not be raised to the 780 km operational orbit until needed

End of life

Out of service  
Decay 27 Dec 2019

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