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Also called NOAA A


Designation 11416 / 79057A
Launch date 27 Jun 1979
Country of origin United States
Mission Meteorology
Perigee/Apogee 785/800 km
Inclination 98.7°
Period 100.7 min
Launch vehicle Atlas F
Launch site Vandenberg

Based on Tiros N

End of life

Out of service 31 Mar 1987

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