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Cosmos 68

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1965-046A

Description

Cosmos 68 was a first generation, low resolution Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Vostok 2 rocket. Its film capsule was recovered after 8 days.

Alternate Names

  • 01404
  • Cosmos68

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1965-06-15
Launch Vehicle: Vostok 2
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 4730 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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