Rokot / Briz-KM | Gonets M-14, Gonets M-16, Gonets M-17

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

Launch Status

Russian Aerospace Defence Forces was scheduled to launch a Rokot/Briz-KM rocket as part of the Gonets M-14, Gonets M-16, Gonets M-17 mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Wed, Sep 11th, 2013, 7:23 PM EDT from 133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Rokot/Briz-KM and experience the excitement for yourself.


Gonets M-14, Gonets M-16, Gonets M-17

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.


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

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Russian Aerospace Defence Forces


Rokot / Briz-KM

Russian Aerospace Defence Forces