Proton-M/Blok DM-03 | Elektro-L No.3

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center launch of a Proton-M Rocket

Launch Status
Success

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center was scheduled to launch a Proton-M rocket as part of the Elektro-L No.3 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Tue, Dec 24th, 2019, 7:03 AM EST from 81/24 (81P) Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Proton-M and experience the excitement for yourself.

Location

81/24 (81P)

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Rocket

Proton-M

Proton-M Blok DM-03 is a four stage Russian heavy lift launch vehicle derived from the Soviet Proton launch vehicle. It is a Proton-M with an added DM-03 Fourth stage.

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.