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KH-6 LANYARD

Missions

The following table gives a listing of all missions organized according to mission number order. The statement "mission failed" is made under the mission description for missions that failed to acquire imagery.

KH 6 Mission Date Launched Short Mission Description
8001 18 Mar 63 Mission failed. First launch of KH 6. No orbit.
8002 18 May 63 Second launch of KH 6. Operation was successful but no film was used.
8003 31 Jul 63 Third and final KH 6 mission (LANYARD). Mission was successful but image quality was poor.



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