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GLASS (Геодезический Лазерный Автономный Сферический Спутник, Geodesic Laser Autonomic Spherical Satellite) is a passive geodetic satellite.

The geodetic laser autonomous spherical satellite consists of 60 prism reflectors installed in a 220 mm diameter glass ball. It can be used to calibrate the quantum-optical stations of the GLONASS segment and solve applied problems of geodesy and geodynamics.

Nation: Russia
Type / Application: Technology, geodesy
Operator: NII Pretsizionnogo Priborostroeniya (NIIPP)
Contractors: NII Pretsizionnogo Priborostroeniya (NIIPP)
Equipment: 60 prism retro reflectors
Configuration: 22 cm glass sphere
Propulsion: None
Power: None
Mass: 18 kg
Orbit: 1500 km × 1500 km, 82.6
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
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