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Denpa





Denpa
An early Japanese satellite launched by ISAS (Institute of Space and Astronautical Science) to carry out measurements of the ionosphere; also known as REXS.


launch date Aug. 19, 1972
launch vehicle M-3S
launch site Kagoshima
orbit 238 × 6,322 km × 31.0°
mass (at launch) 75 kg


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   • JAPANESE SPACECRAFT
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