Mentor 6

USA

Spacecraft n:

US spacecraft n:

Also called: USA 237 & NROL-15 - Advanced Orion 6

Launch data:

Designation 38528 / 12034A
Launch date 29 June 2012 - 13:15 UT
Launch site CC, SLC-37B
Launch vehicle  Delta-4H (upgraded)
Mission Military: Electronic Surveillance, ELINT
Geostationary orbit:
Perigee / Apogee 35771 x 35805 km
Eccentricity 4,03E-04
Inclination 0 deg
Period 23.94(??) min

Spacecraft data:

Prime manufacturer National Reconnaissance Laboratory(?)
Platform 
Operator National Reconnaissance Office (NRO)
Mass at launch  5000 kg
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension (m) 
Equipment Large Dish Antenna
Solar array 
Stabilization  3-axis stabilization
Propulsion 
DC power  
Design lifetime  

Location:

DatePositionRemarks
 July 2012  60° E 



Description:

Mission details:


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