BackForwardInstrument:  Kondor 

Instrument details
Acronym Kondor
Full name Data collection system
Purpose Collection of messages from Data Collection Platforms, and DCP location
Short description Transponder for collecting data from DCP at a rate of 500 kbps. Location capability
Background New development
Scanning Technique N/A
Resolution N/A
Coverage / Cycle N/A
Mass Power Data Rate 500 kbps


Providing Agency Roscosmos
Instrument Maturity Flown on operational programme
Utilization Period: 1986 to 1988
Last update: 2012-09-06
Detailed characteristics
Satellites this instrument is flying on

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Instrument classification
  • Other payload component
  • Data Collection System
WIGOS Subcomponents No WIGOS subcomponents have been defined.
Mission objectives
No mission objectives have been defined.
Tentative Evaluation of Measurements

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