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Cosmos 2406



Cosmos 2406 is a Russian military satellite that was launched from Baikonur by a Zenit 2 rocket at 01:28 UT on 10 June 2004. The satellite was reported to be a new Tselina-2 electronic intelligence satellite.

An earlier spacecraft (Raduga 1-7, 2004-010A) had erroneously been assigned the Cosmos 2406 designation at launch. When this was corrected, this spacecraft was designated as Cosmos 2406.

Alternate Names

  • 28352
  • Cosmos2406

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2004-06-10
Launch Vehicle: Zenit 2
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)


  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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

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