The KH-2 carried a single panoramic camera. The satellites were designed to deorbit a film capsule (referred to as a "bucket")from space with mid-air recovery of the returning capsule by a specially equipped aircraft. Early systems operated with a single bucket.
|Successful Mission Numbers||9013
|Period of Operations||October 1960-October 1961|
|Amount of Film (ft)||17,949|
|No. of Primary Camera Frames||7,246|
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