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AS-202
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Launch of AS-202
Mission type Suborbital test flight
Operator NASA
Mission duration 1 hour, 33 minutes, 2 seconds
Range 25,700 kilometers (13,900 nautical miles)
Apogee 1,142.9 kilometers (617.1 nautical miles)
Spacecraft properties
Spacecraft Apollo CSM-011
Manufacturer North American Aviation
Launch mass 20,091 kilograms (44,294 lb)
Start of mission
Launch date August 25, 1966, 17:15:32 (1966-08-25UTC17:15:32Z) UTC
Rocket Saturn IB
Launch site Cape Kennedy LC-34
End of mission
Recovered by USS Hornet
Landing date August 25, 1966, 18:48:34 (1966-08-25UTC18:48:35Z) UTC
Landing site North Pacific Ocean
16°07′N 168°54′E / 16.117°N 168.900°E / 16.117; 168.900 (AS-202 splashdown)
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AS-202 was the second unmanned test flight. It was launched on August 25, 1966.

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