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Cosmos 2072



Cosmos 2072 was a Soviet digital photography surveillance satellite launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. It remained in orbit for 225 days.

Alternate Names

  • 20568
  • Cosmos2072

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1990-04-13
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 6600 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • 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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