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A Lockheed Martin Atlas I (AC-79) successfully launched the Geostationary-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite-K (GOES-K) weather satellite, built by Space Systems/Loral of Palo Alto, California, for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Once in orbit, GOES-K will be renamed GOES-10. The launch took place at 1:49 A.M. EDT

A Lockheed Martin Atlas I (AC-79) successfully launched the Geostationary-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite-K (GOES-K) weather satellite, built by Space Systems/Loral of Palo Alto, California, for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Once in orbit, GOES-K will be renamed GOES-10. The launch took place at 1:49 A.M. EDT

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Base: Cape Canaveral

State: Florida (FL)

Country: United States Of America (USA)

Scene Camera Operator: Range Visual Info. TECH. Service

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

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Date

25/03/1997
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The U.S. National Archives
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