Soyuz STA/Fregat
CSO 2

Soyuz STA/Fregat | CSO 2

Arianespace launch of a Soyuz STA/Fregat Rocket

TBD

Arianespace is scheduled to launch a Soyuz STA/Fregat rocket as part of the CSO 2 mission. The launch window for the Government/Top Secret mission is on Thu, Apr 30th, 2020, 8:00 PM EDT from Soyuz Launch Complex, Kourou/Sinnamary. The status of the launch is Red. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

CSO 2

The CSO 2 (Composante Spatiale Optique 2) satellite is the second of three new-generation high-resolution optical imaging satellites for the French military, replacing the Helios 2 spy satellite series.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Soyuz Launch Complex, Kourou/Sinnamary

Kourou, French Guiana
Arianespace

Rocket

Soyuz STA

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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