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    REX 2 can be found in the following categories:

    NORAD ID: 23814
    Int'l Code: 1996-014A
    Perigee: 801.9 km
    Apogee: 834.3 km
    Inclination: 90.1 °
    Period: 101.1 minutes
    Semi major axis: 7189 km
    Launch date: March 9, 1996
    Source: United States (US)
    Comments: REX 2 (Radiation EXperiment 2) was an American military minispacecraft launched from Vandenberg AFB by a Pegasus XL rocket. The rocket was carried aloft in the belly of a L-1011 aircraft to 12 km altitude before release and ignition. It is an Air Force Rome Laboratory ionospheric research satellite which will test the effects of the atmosphere on radio transmissions, and will employ GPS for on-board navigation and attitude control.

    Two Line Element Set (TLE):

    1 23814U 96014A   14303.08977354  .00000245  00000-0  10105-3 0  2794
    2 23814 090.1248 305.1205 0022485 022.7864 042.5653 14.24265937968607
    Source: AFSPC

    NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog entry for REX 2

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