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Cosmos 125

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1966-067A

Description

Cosmos 125 was a Soviet Radar Ocean Reconnaissance Satellite (RORSAT) prototype launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz launch vehicle. RORSATs were launched to search the oceans for US Navy task forces and other shipping.

Alternate Names

  • 02351
  • Cosmos125
  • 1966-067A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1966-07-20
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 4000 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown United States

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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