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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).

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.

  • Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Denpa (REXS) mission profile
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