Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Soyuz STA

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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 STA

Configuration: Fregat
Family: Soyuz

Vehicle Specifications


Soyuz STA/Fregat
GTO: None
LEO: None
Length: None m
Diameter: None m
Launch Mass: Nonek kg
Thurst: None kN
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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

Open: April 25th 2016 - 21:02 UTC

Close: April 25th 2016 - 21:02 UTC

Watch the Launch




Kourou, French Guiana

Soyuz Launch Complex, Kourou/Sinnamary