GRAB dummy subsatellite

USA

Spacecraft n: 63

US spacecraft n: 52


Launch data:

Designation00033 / 1960 Gamma 3 / 60003B
Launch date13 Apr 1960 - 12:02:36 UT
Launch siteCC, LC17B
Launch vehicle Thor-DM21 Ablestar (#257)
Mission 
Earth orbit:
Perigee / Apogee  km
Inclination °
Period  min


Spacecraft data:

Prime contractor  
Customer Navy
Platform  
Mass at launch 10 kg?
Dry Mass  kg
Basic shape  
Dimension  
Solar array  
Stabilization  
DC power  

Decay:

Descent date: 01 Jul 1960
Lifetime: 


Ref.: #1, #7 - update: 30.11.04