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Taifun-3 ?

Taifun-3 [Yuzhnoye]

Taifun-3 was an improved version of the Taifun-2 series radar calibration satellites.

This series was approved in 25 December 1984, but eventually none were launched. Taifun-3 would have ejected subsatellites of different shapes (spherical, cylindrical, cone-shaped). Both Kosmos-3M and Tsiklon-3 were considered as launch vehicles.

Nation: USSR / Russia
Type / Application: Radar calibration
Contractors: Yuzhnoye
Configuration: AUOS ?
Power: 8 deployable fixed solar arrays, batteries
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks

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