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Cosmos 262



Cosmos 262 was a Soviet military spacecraft, placed into a 259 x 798 km, 48 degree orbit. It was known to have also carried a scientific x-ray monitor.

Alternate Names

  • 03629
  • Cosmos262

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1968-12-26
Launch Vehicle: Kosmos-2I
Launch Site: Kapustin Yar, U.S.S.R
Mass: 400 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • Solar Physics

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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