Satellite

CORONAS – PHOTON (METEOR type)

Weight < 2250 kg
Launcher
Cyclon-3M
Cosmodrome Plesetsk
Orbit 500-550 km (Circular)
Inclination 82.5 deg

Nominal mission lifetime

3 year

Extended

5 years

Telemetry 8.2 GHz

Onboard memory 1.0 Gbyte

Data transmission rate

7.68 Mbits/sec

Launching date

January, 2009