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Satellite details
Acronym Ionosphere N1 & N2
Full name Ionosphere 1 and 2
Satellite Description
  • 2nd and 3rd satellites of the 5 of the Ionozond constellation.
  • Main mission: Space weather.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • TBD.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 820 km


Space agency Roscosmos
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2022 EOL ≥2025
Last update: 2021-06-11
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on Ionosphere N1 & N2

Acronym Full name
SPER/1 Plasma and energy radiation spectrometer
ST/1 Gamma-ray spectrometer
GALS/1 Galactic cosmic ray spectrometer / 1
LAERTES On-board Ionosonde
NBK/2 Low-frequency wave complex
ESEP Ionospheric plasma energy spectrometer
Ozonometer-TM Ozonometer
MAYAK On-board radio transmitters
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