Yuzhnoye Design Bureau

Zenit 3F

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Director: Alexander Degtyarev Founded: 1951 Successes: 22 Failures: 2 Pending: 1

Yuzhnoye Design Office, located in Dnipro, Ukraine, is a designer of satellites and rockets, and formerly of Soviet intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) established by Mikhail Yangel in 1951. The Zenit launch vehicle currently launches from Baikonur Cosmodrome but also used to launch from an ocean platform, Odyssey.

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Launch Vehicle


Zenit 3F

Configuration:
Family: Zenith

Vehicle Specifications


Zenit
GTO: 0
LEO: 0
Length: 4.6 m
Diameter: 0.42 m
Launch Mass: 0k kg
Thurst: 45 kN

Communications


AngoSat-1 is a geostationary communications satellite operated by Angosat and built by Russian RSC Energia. It is Angola's first communications satellite. Angosat-1 is fitted with C-band and Ku-band transponders and has an operational lifetime of 15 years.

Launch Window


NET: December 26th 2017 - 19:00 UTC

Open: December 26th 2017 - 19:00 UTC

Close: December 26th 2017 - 19:00 UTC

Watch the Launch




Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

45/1, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan