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GEO-IK

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1994-078A

Description

GEO-IK was a Russian spacecraft launched from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome by a Tsiklon-3 booster rocket. It is intended to carry out a geodetic survey of the earth. It also carried experimental "Elekon" positioning equipment to monitor movements of land and sea transportations, to optimize and increase efficiency.

Alternate Names

  • 23411

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1994-11-24
Launch Vehicle: Tsiklon-3
Launch Site: Plesetsk, U.S.S.R
Mass: 1500 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Disciplines

  • Communications
  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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