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Cosmos 28



Cosmos 28 was a first generation, low resolution Soviet photo surveillance satellite lanuched from the Baikonur site aboard a Vostok rocket. Its film capsule was recovered after 8 days.

Alternate Names

  • 00779
  • Cosmos28

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1964-04-04
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 1st Generation Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 4730 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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