Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Soyuz STA

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Administrator: Dmitry Rogozin Founded: 1992 Successes: 364 Failures: 11 Pending: 28

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 STA

Configuration: Fregat
Family: Soyuz

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Earth Science


Sentinel-1 is a two satellite constellation for land and ocean monitoring. C-band imaging will provide an all-weather day-and-night supply of imagery for Copernicus user services. This is the second and last satellite launched of the pair.

Launch Window


NET: April 25th 2016 - 21:02 UTC

Instantaneous launch window.

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Kourou, French Guiana

Soyuz Launch Complex, Kourou/Sinnamary