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DS-U2-M
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Class: Earth. Type: Magnetosphere. Nation: USSR. Manufacturer: KBYu.

Studed the Earth's magnetic poles.


Specification

Total Mass: 360 kg.


DS-U2-MG Chronology


20 January 1970 Cosmos 321 Program: DS. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63. Mass: 365 kg. Perigee: 272 km. Apogee: 479 km. Inclination: 71.0 deg.

Investigation of the upper atmosphere and outer space.


10 August 1970 Cosmos 356 Program: DS. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63. Mass: 357 kg. Perigee: 231 km. Apogee: 573 km. Inclination: 82.0 deg.

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