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Iridium 98

Also called Iridium SV098


Designation 27451 / 02031B
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

Decay 24 Aug 2018

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