Re: Cosmos 2347 and rocket

VideoCosmos (
Thu, 11 Dec 1997 16:25:57 +0300 (MSK)

Hi everybody,

At 23:26 10.12.1997 +0000, Alan Pickup wrote:
>I said:
>>The latest elsets for the Russian military satellite Cosmos 2347 and the
>>Cyclone rocket which launched it this morning at 07:17 UTC from Baikonur
>Sorry, I was misinformed. The satellite is Cosmos 2348.

In fact, the EORSAT launched by Tsiklon-2 from Baikonur 
into a 65 deg orbit is Kosmos 2347. There was an erroneous
report by the Interfax agency about a reconsat, Kosmos 2348 
launched by Soyuz-U from Plesetsk. There never has been
such a launch - yet.

Best regards,
Igor Lissov