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Cosmos 843

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1976-071A

Description

Cosmos 843 was a Soviet satellite launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Tsiklon rocket. It was an ASAT interceptor that intercepted Cosmos 839. It deorbited after the test.

Alternate Names

  • 09043
  • Cosmos843

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1976-07-21
Launch Vehicle: Tsiklon-2
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 2000 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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