Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center

Proton-M Briz-M

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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.

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Launch Vehicle


Proton-M Briz-M

Configuration: Briz-M
Family: Proton

Vehicle Specifications


Proton-M Briz-M
GTO: 4500
LEO: 21000
Length: 53.0 m
Diameter: 7.4 m
Launch Mass: 712k kg
Thurst: 10000 kN
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Communications


This is a military communications satellite developed for the Russian Defence Ministry. Blagovest №11L is fitted with Ku-band and Q-band transponders and is expected to operate in geostationary orbit for 15 years.

Launch Window


NET: August 16th 2017 - 22:06 UTC

Open: August 16th 2017 - 22:06 UTC

Close: August 16th 2017 - 22:06 UTC

Watch the Launch



Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

81/24 (81P), Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan


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Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0IlV50-8qk

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