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Intercosmos-10 satellite being prepared for launch. The Soviet Intercosmos-10 was launched on 30 October 1973 from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome. It performed a variety of space science investigations, notably about the electrical coupling of the magnetosphere and ionosphere. It burnt up on re-entry on 1 August 1977.
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