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Cosmos 2545 (GLONASS)

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2020-018A

Description

Russian space-based navigation system comparable to the American GPS system, which consists of Uragan spacecraft. The operational system contains 21 satellites in 3 orbital planes, with 3 on-orbit spares. GLONASS provides 100 meters accuracy with its C/A (deliberately degraded) signals and 10-20 meter accuracy with its P (military) signals.

Alternate Names

  • Cosmos2545(GLONASS)
  • 45358

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2020-03-16
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz-2.1b/Fregat
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia
Mass: 1415 kg

Funding Agency

  • Russian Space Agency (Russia)

Discipline

  • Navigation/Global Positioning

Additional Information

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

 
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