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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

NROL-25 goes west

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NROL-25 goes west The payload, a classified satellite, was bound for an unusual, 123 degree retrograde orbit.

Rodney Jones / USAF

Original image data dated on or about September 13, 2012.


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