LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Fri Jul 03 1992
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

SAMPEX

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

July 3, 1992 at 10:19 AM EDT

(July 3, 1992 at 2:19 PM UTC)

Launch Window Start

July 3, 1992 at 10:19 AM EDT

(July 3, 1992 at 2:19 PM UTC)

Launch Window End

July 3, 1992 at 10:19 AM EDT

(July 3, 1992 at 2:19 PM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

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No Recovery Specified

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    MISSION OVERVIEW
    • Type: Planetary Science
    • The main objectives of SAMPEX (Solar Anomalous & Magnetospheric Particle Explorer) experiments was to obtain data for several continuous years on the anomalous, components of cosmic rays, on energetic particle emissions from the sun, and on the precipitating magnetospheric relativistic electrons.
    COMPLEX OVERVIEW

    Location

    Vandenberg SFB, CA, USA

    Pad

    Space Launch Complex 5