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Cosmos 1870


Designation 18225 / 87064A
Launch date 25 Jul 1987
Country of origin CIS
Mission Remote sensing (Almaz-T #2)
Perigee/Apogee 263/278 km
Inclination 71.9°
Period 89.9 min
Launch vehicle Proton #154
Mass at launch 15 to 20 t

Satellite developed with the United States, France, Finland and Sweden. The SAR module had a resolution of 15 to 30 meters.

End of life

Decay 29 Jul 1989

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