Soyuz STB/Fregat
O3b FM13-16

Soyuz STB/Fregat | O3b FM13-16

Arianespace launch of a Soyuz STB/Fregat Rocket

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Arianespace was scheduled to launch a Soyuz STB/Fregat rocket as part of the O3b FM13-16 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Fri, Mar 9th, 2018, 12:10 PM EST from Soyuz Launch Complex, Kourou/Sinnamary. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Soyuz STB/Fregat and experience the excitement for yourself.

Mission

O3b FM13-16

The O3b Satellite Constellation is a satellite constellation designed for telecommunications and data backhaul from remote locations.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Soyuz Launch Complex, Kourou/Sinnamary

Kourou, French Guiana
Arianespace

Rocket

Soyuz STB

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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