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Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat-M | Glonass-M No. 58

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
May 27, 2019, 6 a.m.
Status: Go
Mission: Navigation

Glonass-M, also known as Uragan-M, are the second generation of Uragan satellite design used for GLONASS satellite navigation system. GLONASS is a Russian space-based navigation system comparable to the similar GPS and Galileo systems. This generation improves on accuracy, power consumption and design life. Each satellite weighs 1415 kg, is equipped with 12 L-band antennas, and has an operational lifetime of 7 years.

Medium Earth Orbit
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Soyuz 2.1a/Fregat | Meridian-M 18

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
June 30, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Communications

The Meridian series of communications satellites is reported to be the replacement for all the Molniya-1T, the Molniya-3 and Molniya-3K satellite series and possibly also for the communication component of the Parus. They are launched into highly eccentric Molniya-orbits. Meridian is the highly eccentric orbit (HEO) component of the Integrated Satellite Communications System (ISSS), where they work in conjunction with the geostationary Raduga-1M (Globus-M) satellites. The bus structure is reportedly pressurized, possibly based on the Uragan-M bus. Meridian satellites carry three transponders operating in different frequency bands.


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Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat | Glonass-K1

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
July 1, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat | Meteor-M №2-2

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation
July 5, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Soyuz-FG | Soyuz MS-13

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
July 20, 2019, 4:25 p.m.
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Soyuz 2.1a | Progress MS-12 (73P)

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
July 31, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Resupply

The Progress resupply vehicle is an automated, unpiloted version of the Soyuz spacecraft that is used to bring supplies and fuel to the International Space Station.

Low Earth Orbit
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Soyuz 2.1a | Soyuz MS-14 Uncrewed

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
Aug. 22, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Resupply

Uncrewed Soyuz MS spacecraft to bring cargo to the space station. This demo flight tests a modified motion and navigation control system, as well as mating to Soyuz-2.1a rocket. The results will be used in development of an uncrewed cargo vehicle, based on Soyuz spacecraft.

Low Earth Orbit
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Soyuz 2.1a | Soyuz MS-15

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
Sept. 25, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat-M | Gonets-M27, Gonets-M28, Gonets-M29

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Oct. 1, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Soyuz STA/Fregat | CSG-1 & CHEOPS

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Kourou, French Guiana
Oct. 15, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Dedicated Rideshare

CSG-1 is an Earth observation satellite for Italian Space Agency. It shares the launch with ESA CHEOPS mission, which is a small satellite with a goal of measuraing radii of exoplanets.

Sun-Synchronous Orbit
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Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat | OneWeb

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
Nov. 1, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Soyuz 2.1a | Progress MS-13 (74P)

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
Dec. 20, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Soyuz 2.1a | Bars-M No. 3

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Dec. 31, 2019, midnight
Status: TBD
Mission: Government/Top Secret

Bars-M is the second incarnation of the Bars project, which was started in the mid 1990ies to develop a successor for the Komtea class of area surveillance satellites. The original Bars project was halted in the early 2000s. In 2007, TsSKB-Progress was contracted for Bars-M, for which reportedly the Yantar-based service module was replaced by a new developed advanced service module. The Bars-M satellites feature an electro-optical camera system called Karat, which is developed and built by the Leningrad Optical Mechanical Association (LOMO), and a dual laser altimeter instrument to deliver topographic imagery, stereo images, altimeter data and high-resolution images with a ground resolution around 1 meter.

Sun-Synchronous Orbit
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Soyuz 2.1a/Fregat | Challenge ONE

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan
Jan. 1, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat | Glonass-K2

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Jan. 1, 2020, midnight
Status: TBD
Unknown Mission

There are no mission or payload details available for this launch.


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