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FAISAT 2V

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1997-052B

Description

FAISAT-2V was a systems verification (test) satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Cosmos rocket. It is a precursor to a joint venture between Final Analysis, Inc and Polyot Design Bureau of Russia to launch a constellation of 36 commercial communications satellites.

Alternate Names

  • 24954
  • FAISAT2V

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1997-09-23
Launch Vehicle: Cosmos
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia

Funding Agencies

  • Final Analysis, Inc (United States)
  • Polyot Design Bureau of Russia (Russia)

Discipline

  • Communications

Additional Information

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

 
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