Mentor 4

USA


Spacecraft n:

USA satellite n:

Also called: USA-202, NROL-26

Launch data:

Designation 33490 / 09001A
Launch date 18 Jan 2009 - 02:47 UT
Launch site CC, SLC-37B
Launch vehicle  Delta-4H
Mission Military: Surveillance, Sigint
Geostationary orbit on:
Perigee / Apogee 35714 x 35937 km
Eccentricity 2,64E-03
Inclination 2.89 deg
Period 1438.8 min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  National Reconnaissance Laboratory (?)
Platform  
Operator National Reconnaissance Office
Mass at launch  5000? kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Solar array  
Stabilization  
DC power  
Design lifetime  Still active

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
   44° E 

Mission details:


Ref.: #6n, #7(JR605), #225(09.01), #226 - update: 11.02.12