BackForward Satellite: Zond-M 

Satellite details
Acronym Zond-M
Full name Zond-M
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 5th of the 5 satellites 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 600 km


Space agency Roscosmos
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2025 EOL ≥2028
Last update: 2021-11-26
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 Zond-M

Acronym Full name
LETITsIYA-Camera Multispectral system for UV, VIS and IR ranges
RIMS-A Radio-frequency mass spectrometer
ST/2 Galactic gamma-ray spectrometer
NBK/2 Low-frequency wave complex
FM-G Magnetometer
Ozonometer-3 Scanning ozonometer
SOLIST X-ray and UV telescope
STEK Telescope-coronagraph
RESPEKT X-ray spectrometer for monitoring hard solar X-radiation
SUF Spectrometer for measuring UV radiation from the Sun
SRF X-ray photometer for monitoring soft solar X-radiation
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