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Meteor 2-4



Meteor 2 was launched by the USSR. It carried a meteorological electrosupply system, a radio system for precise measurements of orbital elements, and a radio telemetry system.

Alternate Names

  • 11288
  • Meteor2-4

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1979-03-01
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 1st Generation Upper Stage
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 3800 kg

Funding Agency

  • Soviet Hydrometeorological Service (U.S.S.R)


  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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



NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Project ManagerSoviet Hydrometeorological Service
Project ScientistSoviet Hydrometeorological Service
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