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Transit-5C 1, 2

Transit-5C 1 [JHU/APL]

Transit 5C-1 was similar to the Transit 5A series series but involved some redesign to improve performance. This satellite was launched on 3 June 1964 and operated successfully until 23 August 1965.

Nation: USA
Type / Application: Navigation
Operator: USN
Contractors: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL)
Equipment: ?
Configuration: Transit-Bus
Propulsion: ?
Power: 4 deployable solar arrays, batteries
Orbit: 862 km × 945 km, 90.50
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Transit-5C 1 (OPS 4412) 1964-026A 04.06.1964 Va LC-D Scout-X4
Transit-5C 2 - not launched

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