Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center

Rokot / Briz-KM

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Director: Andrey Vladimirovich Kalinovskiy Founded: 1916 Successes: 75 Failures: 10 Pending: 14

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


Rokot / Briz-KM

Configuration:
Family: Rokot

Vehicle Specifications


Rokot
GTO: 0
LEO: 1850
Length: 29.0 m
Diameter: 2.5 m
Launch Mass: 107k kg
Thurst: 1870 kN
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Earth Science


Geo-IK-2 will conduct high precision geodesic measurements to improve our understanding and models of the earth. Using GLONASS for accurate positioning data, the 1400kg satellite will operate in a 1000km polar orbit.

Launch Window


NET: June 4th 2016 - 14:00 UTC

Open: June 4th 2016 - 13:45 UTC

Close: June 4th 2016 - 14:45 UTC

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Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia