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Cosmos 1297

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1981-079A

Description

Cosmos 1297 was a Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. The spacecraft was maneuverable.

Alternate Names

  • 12716
  • Cosmos1297

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1981-08-18
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz-U
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 6300 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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

 
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