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Raduga 1-5

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2000-049A

Description

Raduga1-5 is a Russian military communications geosynchronous spacecraft that was launched by a Proton-K rocket from Baikonur at 20:27 UT. The spacecraft also has the alternative names Cosmos 2372 and Globus-1. There are many Radugas still in orbit, but only about five of them are operational.

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2000-08-28
Launch Vehicle: Proton-K
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (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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