Soyuz 2.1v/Volga | Kanopus-ST (Kosmos 2511) & KYuA-1 (Kosmos 2512)

Russian Space Forces launch of a Soyuz 2.1v/Volga Rocket

Launch Status
Failure

Russian Space Forces was scheduled to launch a Soyuz 2.1v/Volga rocket as part of the unknown mission. The launch window for the unknown mission was on Sat, Dec 5th, 2015, 9:09 AM EST from 43/4 (43R), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia. The status of the launch was Failed. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Soyuz 2.1v/Volga and experience the excitement for yourself.

Location

43/4 (43R), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Russian Aerospace Defence Forces

Rocket

Soyuz 2-1v

The Soyuz-2-1v is a Russian expendable carrier rocket. It was derived from the Soyuz-2.1b, and is a member of the R-7 family of rockets.

Russian Space Forces

The Russian Space Forces are a branch of the Russian Aerospace Forces, that provides aerospace warning, air sovereignty, and protection for Russia. Having been reestablished following August 1, 2015 merger between the Russian Air Force and the Russian Aerospace Defence Forces after a 2011 dissolving of the branch. The Russian Space Forces were originally formed on August 10, 1992 and the creation of the Russian Armed Forces.