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Class: Earth. Type: Magnetosphere. Nation: USSR. Manufacturer: KBYu.
Studied magnetosphere of the earth.
Total Mass: 360 kg.
18 March 1964
Cosmos 26 Program: DS. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 63S1. Mass: 365 kg. Perigee: 268 km. Apogee: 376 km. Inclination: 48.9 deg.
Radiation data. Investigation of the upper atmosphere and outer space.
24 October 1964
Cosmos 49 Program: DS. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 63S1. Mass: 355 kg. Perigee: 260 km. Apogee: 472 km. Inclination: 48.9 deg.
Measured Earth infrared, UV flux. Investigation of the upper atmosphere and outer space.
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- 99 - Agapov, V, Novosti Kosmonavtiki, "K zapusku pervovo ISZ serii 'DS'", 1997, Issue 6.
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