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ICBMs and Apogees in Space

posted Jun 23, 2009, 10:52 AM by John Kavanagh
SpaceShipOne (USA)
Apogee: 69 miles
http://www.astronautix.com/sites/mojw1230.htm

V-2 (Germany)
Apogee: 120 miles
http://www.astronautix.com/lvs/v2.htm

International Space Station
Apogee: ~220 miles
http://www27.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=ISS+orbit

Peacekeeper ICBM (USA)
Apogee: ~500 miles
http://www.astronautix.com/lvs/peaeeper.htm

Moon (Earth)
Apogee: ~250,000 miles
http://wapedia.mobi/en/Moon
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