Proton-M Briz-M
Garpun No. 12L (Kosmos-2513)

Proton-M Briz-M | Garpun No. 12L (Kosmos-2513)

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

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Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center was scheduled to launch a Proton-M/Briz-M rocket as part of the Garpun mission. The launch window for the Government/Top Secret mission was on Sat, Dec 12th, 2015, 7:10 PM EST from 81/24 (81P), Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Proton-M/Briz-M and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

Garpun

Garpun is a military communications satellite that will relay information between ground stations and other satellites

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

81/24 (81P), Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Rocket

Proton-M Briz-M

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.

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