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Sputnik 03


Designation 00008 / 58004B
Launch date 15 May 1958
Country of origin CIS
Mission Scientific: ionosphere study
Perigee/Apogee 217/1.864 km
Inclination 65.2°
Period 106 min
Launch vehicle Semiorka (R7) A
Launch site Tyuratam
Mass at launch 1327 kg (payload: 970 kg)

End of life

Decay 6 Apr 1960

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