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Angara A5

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Director: Andrey Vladimirovich Kalinovskiy Founded: 1916 Successes: 75 Failures: 10 Pending: 16

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center is a Moscow-based producer of spacecraft and space-launch systems, including the Proton and Rokot rockets and is currently developing the Angara rocket family. The Proton launch vehicle launches from Baikonur and Rokot launches from Baikonur and Plesetsk. Angara will launch from Plesetsk and Vostochny.


Launch Vehicle

Angara A5

Configuration: Briz-M
Family: Angara

Currently the largest rocket in the Angara family, Angara A5 utilizes five Universal Rocket Modules as the first stage, and is designed to phase out Proton.

Vehicle Specifications

Angara A5
GTO: 5200
LEO: 24500
Length: 55.4 m
Diameter: 8.86 m
Launch Mass: 773k kg
Thurst: 9600 kN

Launch Window

NET: December 23rd 2014 - 05:57 UTC

Open: December 23rd 2014 - 05:57 UTC

Close: December 23rd 2014 - 05:57 UTC

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Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

35/1, Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia




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