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Prognoz 02


Designation 06068 / 72046A
Launch date 29 Jun 1972
Country of origin CIS
Mission Scientific: magnetosphere study
Perigee/Apogee 517/201804 km
Inclination 65.3°
Period 5849.2 min
Launch vehicle Molniya
Mass at launch 845 kg

Carries two French experiments (Calypso and Signe) to studies particles from the Sun.

End of life

Decay 15 Dec 1982

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