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Platform: GPS-36 > Global Positioning System Satellites-36
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Orbit
Orbit Altitude: 20,200 km
Orbit Inclination: 64.8 degrees
Period: 718 minutes
Perigee: 20,030 km
Orbit Type: MEO > Semi-Synchronous > Navigation
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Description
The Global Position System (GPS), counterpart to the Russian Global Navigation
System (GLONASS), is a United States Department of Defense (DoD) developed,
worldwide, satellite-based radionavigation ... View entire text
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Launch Date: 1994-04-10
Primary Sponsors:
U.S. Department of Defense
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