Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Soyuz 2.1B

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Administrator: Dmitry Rogozin Founded: 1992 Successes: 234 Failures: 11 Pending: 23

The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, commonly known as Roscosmos, is the governmental body responsible for the space science program of the Russian Federation and general aerospace research. Soyuz has many launch locations the Russian sites are Baikonur, Plesetsk and Vostochny however Ariane also purchases the vehicle and launches it from French Guiana.

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Launch Vehicle


Soyuz 2.1B

Configuration: Fregat
Family: Soyuz

Vehicle Specifications


Soyuz 2.1B Fregat
GTO: None
LEO: None
Length: None m
Diameter: None m
Launch Mass: Nonek kg
Thurst: None kN
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Navigation


Glonass-K are the third generation of satellite design 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 is unpressurized and weighs 935 kg, and has an operational lifetime of 10 years.

Launch Window


NET: November 30th 2014 - 21:52 UTC

Open: November 30th 2014 - 21:52 UTC

Close: November 30th 2014 - 21:52 UTC

Watch the Launch



Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

43/4 (43R), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia


Links


Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fgk9VfuqPhM

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