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NRL-PL 176

NRL-PL 176 [NRO]

NRL-PL 176 was a still classified experiment by the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) mounted as a piggy-back payload on the aft rack of an Agena-D stage, which deployed several other satellites.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Technology
Operator: Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)
Contractors: Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)
Equipment: ?
Configuration: Instruments mounted on Agena-D stage
Power: Batteries
Orbit: 905 km × 938 km, 70.01
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
NRL-PL 176 1969-082B 30.09.1969 Va SLC-1W Thorad-SLV2G Agena-D with Poppy 6A, Poppy 6B, Poppy 6C, Poppy 6D, Timation 2, Tempsat 2, SOICAL Cone, SOICAL Cylinder, Weston

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