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Cosmos 1881



Cosmos 1881 was a Soviet digital photo surveillance satellite launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz 11 rocket. It remained in orbit for 201 days.

Alternate Names

  • 18343
  • Cosmos1881

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1987-09-11
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 7000 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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