Denpa (satellite)

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Denpa (電波, denpa, literally, "electromagnetic wave") is the name of a Japanese artificial satellite which was put into orbit. Denpa was a radiation experiments satellite (REXS).[1]

The launch was a project of the Institute of Space and Astronautical Science of the University of Tokyo.

The satellite was sent into orbit on February 19, 1972.[2]

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  1. Gunter's Space Page, REXS (Denpa); retrieved 2012-4-2.
  2. JAXA, "Catalogue of ISAS Missions"; retrieved 2012-4-2.

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