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Cosmos 2536



Cosmos satellites are military satellites of unknown purpose. According to the Ministry of Defense, the satellites were intended for the studies of artificial and natural effects of space on the Russian spacecraft and the calibration of radar systems of the Air and Space Forces. Ground control had established and maintained telemetry communications with the spacecraft and their onboard systems had been functioning well, the Ministry of Defense said.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2019-07-10
    Launch Vehicle: Soyuz-2.1v
    Launch Site: Plesetsk,

    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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