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

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

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


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


Mission

Geo-IK-2 №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.

Location

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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