Rokot/Briz-KM | Geo-IK-2 No.11L (Kosmos 2470)

Russian Space Forces launch of a Rokot/Briz-KM Rocket

Launch Status

Russian Space Forces was scheduled to launch a Rokot/Briz-KM rocket as part of the Geo-IK-2 No.11L (Kosmos 2470) mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Tue, Feb 1st, 2011, 9:00 AM EST from 133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia. The status of the launch was Failed. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!


Geo-IK-2 No.11L (Kosmos 2470)

Geo-IK-2 is a Russian geodesy mission to deliver precise three-dimensional maps of the Earth’s surface and gravitational data for use in scientific studies and military applications. This satellite was supposed to be the first one of the two-spacecraft system, however it was not delivered to an operational orbit due to upper stage underperformance.


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

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation
Russian Aerospace Defence Forces


Rokot / Briz-KM

Russian Aerospace Defence Forces