Rokot / Briz-KM
Sentinel-5P

Rokot / Briz-KM | Sentinel-5P

Eurockot Launch Services launch of a Rokot / Briz-KM Rocket

Watch Launch Video 1   |   Video 2

Eurockot Launch Services was scheduled to launch a Rokot / Briz-KM rocket as part of the Sentinel-5P mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Fri, Oct 13th, 2017, 5:27 AM EDT from 133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Rokot / Briz-KM and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Sentinel-5P

Sentinel-5P, also known as Sentinel-5 Precursor, is an Earth observation satellite developed by European space agency as a part of Copernicus Programme. Being the first mission of the program dedicated to monitoring air pollution, Sentinel-5P is tasked to perform atmospheric measurements relating to air quality, climate forcing, ozone and UV radiation.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Russian Aerospace Defence Forces

Rocket

Rokot / Briz-KM

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center

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.

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