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

Meteor 1-28

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1977-057A

Description

Meteor 1-28 was a Soviet weather satellite launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. It was a continuation of experimental work in studying tihe natural resources of the earth. Acquisition of meteorological information required of use in the operational weather service.

Alternate Names

  • Meteor 28
  • 10113
  • Meteor1-28
  • 1977-057A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1977-06-29
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 1st Generation Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 2200 kg

Funding Agency

  • Soviet Hydrometeorological Service U.S.S.R

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

 

Personnel

NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Project ScientistSoviet Hydrometeorological Service
Project ManagerSoviet Hydrometeorological Service
[USA.gov] NASA Logo - nasa.gov