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Rubin 9.1+9.2


Designation 35936 / 09051F
Launch date 23 Sep 2009
Country of origin Germany
Mission Technology
Perigee/Apogee 722/802 km
Inclination 98.2°
Period 100 min
Launch vehicle PSLV #16

Both satellites remained attached to the rocket's payload adapter.

Will be used to support the maritime Automatic Identification System (AIS), a communications network used to track and identify shipping vessels.

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