Transit-1B

Transit-series satellite
reference images

Transit-Nova
Transit-1BTransit-Nova

This page contains reference images for the Transit-series satellites. If readers know of additional information or images, please contact the authors using the e-mail addresses at the bottom of this page.

Launch information
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Reference images
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Satellite(s)Launch Date(s)Reference Image(s)
(Selected) Transit
Transit-1A [failed]1959-09-17Transit-1B
Transit-1B1960-04-13
Transit-2A1960-06-22Transit-2A
Transit-2A+SolRad-1
Transit-2BNot launched
Transit-3A [failed]1960-11-30Transit-3B
Transit-3B+LOFTI-1
Transit-3B [partial failure]1961-02-21
Transit-4A1961-06-29Transit-4A+Injun-1+SolRad-3
Transit-4A+Injun-1+SolRad-3
Transit-4B1961-11-15Transit-4B
Transit-4B+TRAAC
TRAAC1961-11-15TRAAC
Transit-4B+TRAAC
Transit-5A-11962-12-19Transit-5A-1
Transit-5A-2 [failed]1963-04-05
Transit-5A-31963-06-16
Transit-5BN-11963-09-28Transit-5BN
Transit-5BN-21963-12-05
Transit-5BN-3 [failed]1964-04-21
Transit-5C-11964-06-03Transit-5C-1
Transit-5C-2Not launched
Transit-5E-11963-09-28Transit-5E-1
Transit-5E-21964-04-21Transit-5E-2
Transit-5E-31963-12-05Transit-5E-3
Transit-5E-4Not launched
Transit-5E-51964-12-13Transit-5E-5
Transit-O31965-03-11Transit-O (Oscar)1
Transit-O (Oscar)1
Transit-O71966-01-28
Transit-O191970-08-27
Triad-1 / TIP-11972-09-02TIP-1
TIP-1
Triad-2 / TIP-21975-10-11TIP-2 or 3
Triad-3 / TIP-31976-09-01
Transit-O11 / Transat1977-10-27Transat
Transit-Nova-11981-05-25Transit-Nova
Transit-Nova
Transit-Nova-21988-06-16
Transit-Nova-31984-10-11


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