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Cosmos 208

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1968-022A

Description

Cosmos 208 was a third generation, low resolution Soviet photo surveillance satellite launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. The satellite deployed a high energy gamma ray experiment capsule.

Alternate Names

  • 03156

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1968-03-21
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 4000.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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