National Reconnaissance Office Rapid Pathfinder Program technology satellites were built in less than two years, for under $20 million, to test classified sensors. Experimental satellite built by Millennium Space Systems for NRO, USA. Launched 2011. Used Aquila-M1 bus.
Status: Operational 2011. First Launch: 2011-02-06. Last Launch: 2011-02-06. Number: 1 . Gross mass: 235 kg (518 lb).
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Payload: RPP. Mass: 235 kg (518 lb). Nation: USA.
Type: Technology satellite. Spacecraft Bus: Aquila-M1.
USAF Sat Cat: 37364 . COSPAR: 2011-006A. National Reconnaissance Office Rapid Pathfinder Program technology satellite, probably placed in polar orbit. Built in less than two years for under $20 million to test classified sensors..