Soyuz-2.1a/Fregat
Kanopus-V №3 & Kanopus-V №4

Soyuz-2.1a/Fregat | Kanopus-V №3 & Kanopus-V №4

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center launch of a Soyuz 2.1A/Fregat Rocket

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Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center was scheduled to launch a Soyuz 2.1A/Fregat rocket as part of the Kanopus-V №3 & Kanopus-V №4 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Wed Jan 31st 2018 9:07 PM from Cosmodrome Site 1S, Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Soyuz 2.1A/Fregat and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

Kanopus-V №3 & Kanopus-V №4

Kanopus-V is a series of small remote sensing satellites, dedicated to monitoring manmade and natural emergencies, detecting forest fires and major emissions of atmosphere pollutants. Its other uses are monitoring of agriculture, water and coastal resoures, land use. Each satellite weighs about 500 kg and is placed into sun-synchronous orbit, where it is planned to operate for about 5 years.

Location

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

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

Rocket

Soyuz 2.1A/Fregat

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