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Intercosmos 15

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1976-056A

Description

Intercosmos 15 was an international cooperative satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Kosmos rocket. It was used to test new systems and components of the satellite under space flight conditions.

Alternate Names

  • IK-15
  • 08903
  • Intercosmos15

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1976-06-19
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-5 (SKean IRBM) plus Upper Stage
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 550 kg

Funding Agency

  • Intercosmos (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Engineering

Additional Information

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