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

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

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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 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.


Mission

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.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

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

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Russian Aerospace Defence Forces

Rocket

Rokot / Briz-KM

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center
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