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Operator: USA. Country: USA. Latitude: 34.63 N. Longitude: 120.5 W. Minimum Inclination: 51.0 degrees. Maximum Inclination: 145.0 degrees.

America's launch center for polar-orbiting satellites and missile tests across the Pacific to Kwajalein Atoll. The Vandenberg Launch Site includes: Vandenberg AFB, California, USA, at 34.63 N 12.05 W; Air Drop Zone Point Mugu / Santa Barbara Channel, 34.00 N 120.0 W ; Point Arguello, California (later South Vandenberg), 34.61 N 12.05 W ; and Air Drop Zone Point Arguello Warning Area, 36.00 N 123.00 W.

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