Rokot / Briz-KM | Gonets-M18, Gonets-M19, Gonets-M20

Russian Aerospace Defence Forces launch of a Rokot/Briz-KM Rocket

Russian Aerospace Defence Forces was scheduled to launch a Rokot/Briz-KM rocket as part of the Gonets-M18, Gonets-M19, Gonets-M20 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Thu, Jul 3rd, 2014, 8:43 AM EDT from 133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

Gonets-M18, Gonets-M19, Gonets-M20

Gonets-M are an upgraded version of Gonets satellites, derived from military communications system Strela-3. Gonets-M constellation is tasked with monitoring ecological and industrial objects, providing communication and data transmission services, covering also the remote areas like the Far North region.

Location

133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Russian Aerospace Defence Forces

Rocket

Rokot / Briz-KM

Russian Aerospace Defence Forces
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