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Apogee Kick Motor

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  • Apogee Kick Motor —    A ships engine that fires at the apogee of an oval transfer orbit to change it into a circular geostationary orbit. See Transfer Orbit …   The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology

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  • STAR Bus — is a satellite platform manufactured by Orbital Sciences Corporation with an apogee kick motor to place a communications satellite into geostationary orbit, a thruster to provide the satellite with orbital station keeping for a 15 year mission,… …   Wikipedia

  • Transfer Orbit —    An oval shaped orbit created when a ship changes from one nearly circular orbit to another nearly circular orbit. See Apogee Kick Motor …   The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology


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