Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Soyuz STB

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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 STB

Configuration: STB/Fregat
Family: Soyuz

Vehicle Specifications


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


These are the first two satellites of the The Galileo constellation is ESA’s satellite navigation system and is expected to be completed by 2020. Galileo will provide Europe with an alternative to the American GPS and Russian GLONASS constellations, but will be interoperable with both systems.

Launch Window


NET: August 22nd 2014 - 12:27 UTC

Open: August 22nd 2014 - 12:27 UTC

Close: August 22nd 2014 - 12:27 UTC

Watch the Launch



Kourou, French Guiana

Soyuz Launch Complex, Kourou/Sinnamary


Links


Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4mQZUPEpYfM

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