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Cosmos 172

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1967-078A

Description

Cosmos 172 was a second generation, high resolution Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Baikonur cosmosdrome aboard a Voskhod rocket.

Alternate Names

  • 02914
  • Cosmos172
  • 1967-078A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1967-08-09
Launch Vehicle: Voskhod
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 4000 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown U.S.S.R

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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Personnel

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