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Cosmos 1518

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1983-126A

Description

Cosmos 1518 was a Soviet missile early warning satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Molniya rocket. It replaced Cosmos 1341 as part of the Oko constellation of satellites and covered the plane 5 - 72 degree longitude of ascending node.

Alternate Names

  • 14587
  • Cosmos1518

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1983-12-28
Launch Vehicle: Molniya-M
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 1250 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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