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Microsat

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1996-050A

Description

MICROSAT, also known as MuSat, is an Argentine 33 kg microsatellite that was launched by a Molniya-M booster from Plesetsk cosmodrome at 05:22 UT. It carries instruments to photograph natural resources.

Alternate Names

  • MuSat
  • 24291
  • 1996-050A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1996-08-29
Launch Vehicle: Molniya-M
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia
Mass: 33 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown Argentina

Discipline

  • Earth Science

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 

Personnel

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