Soyuz-2-1v/Volga
Kosmos-2519

Soyuz-2-1v/Volga | Kosmos-2519

Russian Space Forces launch of a Soyuz 2-1v/Volga Rocket

Watch Launch Video 1   |   Video 2

Russian Space Forces was scheduled to launch a Soyuz 2-1v/Volga rocket as part of the Kosmos-2519 mission. The launch window for the Government/Top Secret mission was on Fri, Jun 23rd, 2017, 2:04 PM EDT from Unknown Pad, Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Soyuz 2-1v/Volga and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Kosmos-2519

This is a payload for the Russian Ministry of Defense. According to officials, it is intended for Earth imaging and imaging of space objects purposes.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Unknown Pad, Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Russian Aerospace Defence Forces

Rocket

Soyuz 2-1v

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, commonly known as Roscosmos, is the governmental body responsible for the space science program of the Russian Federation and general aerospace research. Soyuz has many launch locations the Russian sites are Baikonur, Plesetsk and Vostochny however Ariane also purchases the vehicle and launches it from French Guiana.

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