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CORONAS-I

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1994-014A

Description

CORONAS-I, A Russian-Ukranian spacecraft, was launched by a Tsyklon 3 booster from the Plesetsk cosmodrome. It carried UV and x-ray instruments to map the Sun and plasma monitors to study the ionosphere and magnetosphere.

Alternate Names

  • 23019
  • KORONAS-I

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1994-03-02
Launch Vehicle: Tsiklon-3
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia
Mass: 2160 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)

Disciplines

  • Space Physics
  • Solar Physics

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Dr. H. Kent Hills

 

Personnel

NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Prof. Victor N. OraevskyProject ManagerIZMIRANoraecsky@izmiran.rssi.ru
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