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DS-MG
DS-MG - Other satellites in the DS-M series had a similar appearance.

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Class: Earth. Type: Magnetosphere. Nation: USSR. Manufacturer: KBYu.

Studied magnetosphere of the earth.


Specification

Total Mass: 360 kg.


DS-MG Chronology


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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