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Cosmos 1121

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1979-074A

Description

Cosmos 1121 was a Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. Returned film in two small SpK capsules during mission and in the main cabin at completion of the mission.

Alternate Names

  • 11487
  • Cosmos1121
  • 1979-074A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1979-08-14
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 6700 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown U.S.S.R

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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