Zenit-3F
AngoSat-1

Zenit-3F | AngoSat-1

Land Launch launch of a Zenit 3F Rocket

Watch Launch Video 1   |   Video 2

Land Launch was scheduled to launch a Zenit 3F rocket as part of the AngoSat-1 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Tue, Dec 26th, 2017, 2:00 PM EST from 45/1, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Zenit 3F and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

AngoSat-1

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.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

45/1, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Rocket

Zenit 3F

Yuzhnoye Design Bureau

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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