Program: MAGION

Czechoslovakia


Czech scientific program designed with the help of the Russians and other former East-bloc countries.



SpacecraftLaunch dateWeightPerigeeApogeeStabilization
Magion 124.10.197815 kg406 km768 kmmagnetic field
Magion 228.09.198952 kg500 km2500 kmmagnetic field
Magion 318.12.199152 kg438 km3070 kmmagnetic field
Magion 403.08.199559 kg1 000 km 198 000 km spin
Magion 529.08.199664 kg1 000 km 20 000 km spin

External resources:


http://www.ufa.cas.cz/html/magion/magion.html

http://www.iki.rssi.ru/interball/magion.html


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