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Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) launch of a N1 Rocket

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS) was scheduled to launch a N1 rocket as part of the unknown mission. The launch window for the unknown mission was on Fri, Feb 21st, 1969, 4:18 AM EST from 110/38 (110R), Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The status of the launch was Failed with a 0% chance for favorable weather conditions. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

110/38 (110R), Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Rocket

N1

The N1 was a super heavy-lift launch vehicle intended to deliver payloads beyond low Earth orbit, acting as the Soviet counterpart to the US Saturn V. It was designed with manned extra-orbital travel in mind. Development work started on the N1 in 1959. Its first stage is the most powerful rocket stage ever built. (checked 2019)

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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