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.
|Type / Application:||Technology|
|Operator:||Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)|
|Contractors:||Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)|
|Configuration:||Instruments mounted on Agena-D stage|
|Orbit:||905 km × 938 km, 70.01°|
|NRL-PL 176||1969-082B||30.09.1969||Va SLC-1W||Thorad-SLV2G Agena-D||with Poppy 8A, Poppy 8B, Poppy 8C, Poppy 8D, Timation 2, Tempsat 2, SOICAL Cone, SOICAL Cylinder, Weston|