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Class: Earth. Type: Atmosphere. Nation: USSR.

Launched from Mir airlock. Investigation of features at the Earth's atmosphere.


Specification


Mak Chronology


17 June 1991 Mak 1 Program: Mir. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K. Perigee: 377 km. Apogee: 389 km. Inclination: 51.6 deg.

Deployed from MIR 6/17/91. Launched from Mir airlock. Investigation of features at the Earth's atmosphere. Launched with the Mir orbital station.


20 November 1992 Mak 2 Program: Mir. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2. Perigee: 394 km. Apogee: 398 km. Inclination: 51.6 deg.

Deployed from MIR on 11/20/92. Launched from Mir airlock. Conduct of experiments to study physical processes in the Earth's ionosphere. Small satellite launched from the Mir station.



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