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Soyuz 7K-LOK No.2

N1 | Soyuz 7K-LOK No.2

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 Thu, Nov 23rd, 1972, 1:11 AM EST from 110/37 (110L), Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The status of the launch was Failed. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

110/37 (110L), 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)

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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