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Here are details about a : Space commemorative cover or Space Cover.
Cosmodrom : Baikonur
Date of Cancellation: April 23, 1965 Kind of Event : Launch Launch pad : Baikonur KAZ
habité?/manned?: robot Mission type : Telecommunications
ou?/where?: au sol - ground
autographe?: non - none
Description : Numbered cover. Molniya 1/ 1 was a first-generation Russian communication satellite orbited to test and perfect a system of radio communications and television broadcasting using earth satellites as active transponders and to experiment with the system in practical use. The basic function of the satellite was to relay television programs and long-distance two-way multichannel telephone, phototelephone, and telegraph links from Moscow to the various standard ground receiving stations in the ’Orbita’ system.