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Cosmos 1263

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1981-033A

Description

Cosmos 1263 was a Soviet atmospheric research satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Kosmos 11 rocket. It was the 13th in a series of Vektor spacecraft.

Alternate Names

  • 12388
  • Cosmos1263

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1981-04-09
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-5 (SKean IRBM) plus Upper Stage
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 550 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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