CORONAS-F Mission orbital data

Spacecraft mass:

total 2260 kg payload 395 kg

Power:

total 1100 W payload 300 W

Orientation:

1-axis, direction to the Sun orientation precision < 10' actual precision in CORONAS-I was 40" roll stability (around x-axis) < 0.005°/s

Orbital data:

altitude of the circular orbit ~ 500 km orbital period ~ 95 min inclination ~ 82.5°

Launch:

launch vehicle "Cyclone" rocket SL-14 launch site Plesetsk (Russia) date of launch 31 July 2001 0800 GMT International No. 2001-032A SCC 26873

Nominal mission duration:

more than 1 year

see also:

satellite database