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Cosmos 2261

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1993-051A

Description

Cosmos 2261 was a Russian missile early warning satellite launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome aboard a Molniya rocket. It was part of the Oko constellation of satellites and covered the plane 9 - 235 degree longitude ascending node.

Alternate Names

  • 22741

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1993-08-10
Launch Vehicle: Molniya-M
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia
Mass: 1900.0 kg

Funding Agency

  • Russian Space Agency (U.S.S.R)

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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