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SAX / 1996 - 027A

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SAX / 1996 - 027A
Italian Space Agency
Sax Spacecraft
Category Science
Operator ASI
Orbit LEO
Sat position 583 km x 603 km
Launch date 30.4.1996
Launch mass 1400 kg
Design life 6 years
Launcher Atlas I
Satellite / Bus -
Manufacturer Alenia Spazio SpA


Orbital Propulsion Centre Contribution
Propulsion Contribution:
bullet 12 x 10 N hydrazine thruster, CHT 10
10 N Hydrazine Thruster CHT 10


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