Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Soyuz STA

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Administrator: Dmitry Rogozin Founded: 1992 Successes: 365 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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Communications


SES 15 is a geostationary communications satellite operating in Ka- and Ku-bands in North America, which uses electric propulsion for initial orbit raising and all on-orbit manoeuvres.

Launch Window


NET: May 18th 2017 - 11:54 UTC

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Kourou, French Guiana

Soyuz Launch Complex, Kourou/Sinnamary