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Luch 0

Also called Altair 13


Designation 23426 / 94082A
Launch date 16 Dec 1994
Country of origin CIS
Mission Telecommunications
Geostationary orbit see below
Launch vehicle Proton #230
Mass at launch 2000 kg

Transmits data to and from Mir station. It is equipped with a Cospas payload.


Begin End Position
L: 16 Dec 1994 Mar 1997 95°E
May 1997 Oct 1998 16°W

End of life

Out of service Oct 1998

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