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Cosmos 1372

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1982-052A

Description

Cosmos 1372 was a Soviet nuclear powered Radar Ocean Reconnaissance Satellite (RORSAT) launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Tsyklon 2 rocket. The RORSATs were designed to search the oceans for US Navy task forces and other shipping.

Alternate Names

  • 13243
  • Cosmos1372
  • 1982-052A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1982-06-01
Launch Vehicle: Tsiklon-2
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 1500 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown U.S.S.R

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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