World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Kosmos 335

Article Id: WHEBN0025098981
Reproduction Date:

Title: Kosmos 335  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Kosmos 327, Kosmos 324, Kosmos 369, Kosmos 388, Dong Fang Hong I
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Kosmos 335

Kosmos 335
Mission type Atmospheric
COSPAR ID 1970-035A
Spacecraft properties
Spacecraft type DS-U1-R
Manufacturer Yuzhnoye
Launch mass 295 kilograms (650 lb)[1]
Start of mission
Launch date 24 April 1970, 22:24:48 (1970-04-24T22:24:48Z) UTC
Rocket Kosmos-2I 63SM
Launch site Kapustin Yar 86/4
End of mission
Decay date Did not recognize date. Try slightly modifying the date in the first parameter.
Orbital parameters
Reference system Geocentric
Regime Low Earth
Perigee 247 kilometres (153 mi)
Apogee 391 kilometres (243 mi)
Inclination 48.4 degrees
Period 90.9 minutes

Kosmos 335 (Russian: Космос 335 meaning Cosmos 335), also known as DS-U1-R No.1, was a Soviet satellite which was launched in 1970 as part of the Dnepropetrovsk Sputnik programme. It was a 295-kilogram (650 lb) spacecraft,[1] which was built by the Yuzhnoye Design Bureau, and was used to study spectral ranges in the Earth's atmosphere.[1]

Launch

A Kosmos-2I 63SM carrier rocket was used to launch Kosmos 335 into orbit. The launch took place from Site 86/4 at Kapustin Yar.[2] The launch occurred at 22:24:48 UTC on 24 April 1970, and resulted in the successfully insertion of the satellite into low Earth orbit.[3] Upon reaching orbit, the satellite was assigned its Kosmos designation, and received the International Designator 1970-035A.[4] The North American Aerospace Defense Command assigned it the catalogue number 04380.

Orbit

Kosmos 335 was one of the DS-U1-R satellite.[1][5] It was operated in an orbit with a perigee of 247 kilometres (153 mi), an apogee of 391 kilometres (243 mi), 48.4 degrees of inclination, and an orbital period of 90.9 minutes.[6] It completed operations on 20 June 1970.[7] On 22 June 1970, it decayed from orbit and reentered the atmosphere.[6]


References

  1. ^ a b c d Wade, Mark. "DS-U1-R". Encyclopedia Astronautica. Retrieved 2009-11-16. 
  2. ^ McDowell, Jonathan. "Launch Log". Jonathan's Space Page. Retrieved 2009-11-16. 
  3. ^ Wade, Mark. "Kosmos 2". Encyclopedia Astronautica. Retrieved 2009-11-16. 
  4. ^ "Cosmos 335". NSSDC Master Catalog. US National Space Science Data Center. Retrieved 2009-11-16. 
  5. ^ Krebs, Gunter. "DS-U1-R". Gunter's Space Page. Retrieved 2009-11-16. 
  6. ^ a b McDowell, Jonathan. "Satellite Catalog". Jonathan's Space Page. Retrieved 2009-11-16. 
  7. ^ "World Civil Satellites 1957-2006". Space Security Index. Retrieved 2009-11-16. 
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.