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USA 70

The USA 70 was a small satellite of classified purpose, which was deployed during the Discovery (STS-39) mission from a MPEC (Multi-Purpose Experiment Canister) canister.

Possibly the satellite was related to the USA 41 satellite.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Technology ?
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Contractors: Ball Aerospace ?
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Orbit: 253 km × 265 km, 57.00
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
USA 70 1991-031C 28.04.1991 CCK LC-39A Shuttle Discovery F12 (STS 39), IBSS-SPAS, CRO A, CRO B, CRO C

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