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CELTEE 1

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CELTEE 1 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 41850
Int'l Code: 2016-067C
Perigee: 577.7 km
Apogee: 590.5 km
Inclination: 97.9 °
Period: 96.2 minutes
Semi major axis: 6955 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: November 11, 2016
Source: United States (US)
Launch site: AIR FORCE WESTERN TEST RANGE (AFWTR)

CELTEE (The CubeSat Enhanced Locator Transponder Evaluation Experiment) is a 1U CubeSat mission of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to test the performance of an Enhanced Location Transponder in support of Space Situational Awareness. With an increase in the number of CubeSats, many of which will soon employ maneuvering capability, the Air Force identified the need for an accurate means of tracking their orbits in support of Space Situational Awareness and a reduction in conjunctions with other resident space objects which could be realized by outfitting satellites with small locator transponders for orbital tracking and easy identification.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 41850U 16067C   18054.17763357  .00000586  00000-0  56545-4 0  9993
2 41850  97.9284 140.8844 0009193 174.2259 185.9069 14.96745919 70044
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC