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COSMOS 2522 (GLONASS)

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NORAD ID: 42939
Int'l Code: 2017-055A
Perigee: 19,110.9 km
Apogee: 19,163.2 km
Inclination: 64.6 °
Period: 675.7 minutes
Semi major axis: 25508 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: September 22, 2017
Source: Commonwealth of Independent States (former USSR) (CIS)
Launch site: PLESETSK MISSILE AND SPACE COMPLEX (PKMTR)

COSMOS 2522 is a Glonass spacecraft to replace a defunct satellite launched nearly 11 years ago, sustaining the Glonass system's near-global reach for the Russian military. Built by ISS Reshetnev, a satellite manufacturer based in Zheleznogorsk, Russia, the Glonass M satellite is beginning a seven-year service life broadcasting L-band navigation signals worldwide for the Russian military and civilian users. The Glonass program is Russia's analog to the U.S. military's Global Positioning System, providing precise position and time information to users equipped with receivers on the ground.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 42939U 17055A   18291.75640586 +.00000030 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9990
2 42939 064.6138 288.0888 0010265 246.8401 339.3217 02.13101899008345
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC