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ESRS (CRL 2)

ESRS [AFCRL]

ESRS (Environmental Sciences Research Satellite, also (Research Satellite for Environmental Sciences) was a small magnetosperic research satellite built by the US Air Force Cambridge Research Lab.

The satellite failed to reach orbit, when the second stage of the launch vehicle exploded.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Science, magnetosphere
Operator: US Air Force Cambridge Research Lab (AFCRL)
Contractors: US Air Force Cambridge Research Lab (AFCRL)
Equipment:
Configuration:
Propulsion:
Power:
Lifetime:
Mass: 79 kg
Orbit:
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
ESRS (CRL 2, ENSAT, PL 94) 1964-F08 25.06.1964 Va LC-D F Scout-X4
Further CRL missions: