NASA Logo, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NASA Space Science Data Coordinated Archive Header

Cosmos 438

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1971-077A

Description

Cosmos 438 was a third generation, high resolution Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. The spacecraft was maneuverable.

Alternate Names

  • 05475
  • Cosmos438
  • 1971-077A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1971-09-14
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 6300 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown U.S.S.R

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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

 

Personnel

NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
[USA.gov] NASA Logo - nasa.gov