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Cosmos 2231

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1993-004A

Description

Cosmos 2231 was a Russian photo surveillance satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. Two small film capsules were recovered in flight and the main reentry capsule with remaining film, camera, and computer systems at end of flight.

Alternate Names

  • 22317

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1993-01-19
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia
Mass: 6600.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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