Rokot / Briz-KM | Geo-IK-2 N13L (Kosmos 2540)

Russian Space Forces launch of a Rokot / Briz-KM Rocket

Russian Space Forces was scheduled to launch a Rokot / Briz-KM rocket as part of the Geo-IK-2 N13L (Kosmos 2540) mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Fri, Aug 30th, 2019, 9:45 AM EDT from 133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

Geo-IK-2 N13L (Kosmos 2540)

Geo-IK-2 is a Russian geodesy mission to deliver precise three-dimensional maps of the Earth’s surface and gravitational data for use in scientific studies and military applications. Using GLONASS for accurate positioning data, the 1400kg satellite will operate in a 1000km polar orbit.

Location

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

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Russian Aerospace Defence Forces

Rocket

Rokot / Briz-KM

Russian Aerospace Defence Forces
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