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Cosmos 309

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1969-098A

Description

Cosmos 309 was a first generation, low resolution Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. The film capsule was recovered after 8 days. The first flight was with a Nauka external experiment container. The spacecraft deployed a science capsule.

Alternate Names

  • 04223
  • Cosmos309
  • 1969-098A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1969-11-12
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 5900 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown U.S.S.R

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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