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Oscar 04


Designation 01902 / 65108C
Launch date 21 Dec 1965
Country of origin United States
Mission Telecommunications
Perigee/Apogee 162/33549 km
Inclination 26.8°
Period 587.5 min
Launch vehicle Titan 3 #7

End of life

Decay 12 Apr 1976

Built by TRW radio club. Intended on a high altitude but the launch vehicle had a partial failure

Technical data


Stabilization Spin generated by a spring on separation from launch vehicle
DC power 10 W, battery

Beacon: 432 MHz. No telemetry

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