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Cosmos 2420


Designation 29111 / 06017A
Launch date 3 May 2006
Country of origin CIS
Mission Military: reconnaissance (might be Kobalt M)
Perigee/Apogee 189/337 km
Inclination 67.2°
Period 89.8 min
Launch vehicle Soyuz #688

Previous mission was Cosmos 2410

The satellite is to test new-generation spacecraft technology developed by the TsSKB Progress and the Arsenal Machine-Building Plant, jointly with a number of enterprises of the Russian space industry, according to Space Troops spokesman Aleksey Kuznetsov.

End of life

Decay 19 Jul 2006

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