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Discoverer 12

Thor Agena A

United States Air Force

Launch Status
Failure
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Mission

Discoverer 12

Type: Government/Top Secret

Discoverer 12 was an American optical reconnaissance satellite. The fourth of five test flights of the Corona KH-1 spy satellite series. It was lost when the second stage failed during launch.

Location

Space Launch Complex 1W

Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

697 rockets have launched from Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA.

Space Launch Complex 1W, Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

Agency

United States Air Force

Type: Government
Abbreviation: USAF

Country: USA

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