Soyuz-2.1b/Fregat
Meteor-M №2-1

Soyuz-2.1b/Fregat | Meteor-M №2-1

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) launch of a Soyuz 2.1B/Fregat Rocket

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Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) was scheduled to launch a Soyuz 2.1B/Fregat rocket as part of the Meteor-M №2-1 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Tue, Nov 28th, 2017, 12:41 AM from Cosmodrome Site 1S, Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation. The status of the launch was Failed. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Soyuz 2.1B/Fregat and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Meteor-M №2-1

This is the third spacecraft in the Russian Meteor-M series of remote sensing satellites. Weighing about 2900 kg, it is intended to gather hydrometeorological data from sun-synchronous orbit. This includes monitoring ozone layer and radiation levels in the near-Earth space, as well as monitoring ocean surface temperatures and ice conditions.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Cosmodrome Site 1S, Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation

Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation
Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Rocket

Soyuz 2.1B/Fregat

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