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Cosmos 1010

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1978-052A

Description

Cosmos 1010 was a Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. The spacecraft was maneuverable, and also performed earth resources tasks. The spacecraft crashed on landing and was destroyed.

Alternate Names

  • 10915
  • Cosmos1010
  • 1978-052A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1978-05-23
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 6000 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown U.S.S.R

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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