Angara 1.2

Active Angara

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center (KhSC)

July 9, 2014

Description

The Angara 1.2 is the base launcher for the Angara launch family that uses a modular approach to create multiple launch vehicle configurations for various mission requirements. The Angara 1.2 consists of a standard Universal Rocket Module for the core stage and either a modified Block I Upper Stage or a Briz-KM upper stage.

Specifications
  • Stages
    2
  • Length
    41.5 m
  • Diameter
    2.9 m
  • Fairing Diameter
    2.9 m
  • Launch Mass
    171 T
  • Thrust
    1920 kN
Family
  • Name
    Angara 1.2
  • Family
    Angara
  • Variant
    1.2
  • Alias
  • Full Name
    Angara 1.2
Payload Capacity
  • Launch Cost
    $31000000
  • Low Earth Orbit
    3700 kg
  • Geostationary Transfer Orbit
  • Direct Geostationary
  • Sun-Synchronous Capacity
    2400 kg

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center

Government
Director: Andrey Vladimirovich Kalinovskiy
KhSC 1916

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center is a Moscow-based producer of spacecraft and space-launch systems, including the Proton and Rokot rockets and is currently developing the Angara rocket family. The Proton launch vehicle launches from Baikonur and Rokot launches from Baikonur and Plesetsk. Angara will launch from Plesetsk and Vostochny.

Upcoming Spaceflights


Angara 1.2 | Korean Multi-purpose Satellite 6 (KOMPSAT-6)

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
TBD December, 2023
Status: To Be Determined
Mission:

Sixth South Korean Earth observation satellite of the KOMPSAT series. It is equipped with a synthetic aperture radar with a ground resolution between 0.5 and 20 meters.

Sun-Synchronous Orbit
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Angara 1.2 | EMKA-3 (Kosmos 2560)

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Oct. 15, 2022, 7:55 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Russian military reconnaissance satellite.

Sun-Synchronous Orbit
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Angara 1.2 | Kosmos 2555 (MKA-R)

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center | RUS
Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
April 29, 2022, 7:55 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission:

Russian military radar satellite.

Sun-Synchronous Orbit
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Long March 2
Success
3 days, 8 hours ago
Shenzhou 15
Launch Area 4 (SLS-1 / 921) - Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Fourth crewed flight to the Chinese large modular space station.


Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat-M
Success
4 days, 8 hours ago
Glonass-M No. 61 (Kosmos 2564)
43/3 (43L) - Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

Glonass-M, also known as Uragan-M, are the second generation of Uragan satellite design used for GLONASS satellite navigation system. GLONASS is a Ru…


Long March 2D
Success
5 days, 11 hours ago
Yaogan 36 Group 03
Launch Complex 3 ( LC-3 ) ( LA-1 ) - Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

3 Chinese military reconnaissance satellites.


Falcon 9
Success
6 days, 4 hours ago
Dragon CRS-2 SpX-26
Launch Complex 39A - Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

26th commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station operated by SpaceX. The flight will be conducted under the second Commer…


PSLV-XL
Success
6 days, 17 hours ago
EOS-6 (Oceansat-3) & rideshare
Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad - Sriharikota, Republic of India

Oceansat-3 is a part of ISRO's Oceansat program. Its main purpose is ocean observation, which includes gathering ocean color data, sea surface temper…