Rokot / Briz-KM | Gonets-M12 & 2 x Strela-3 (Kosmos 2467, Kosmos 2468)

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 Gonets-M12 & 2 x Strela-3 (Kosmos 2467, Kosmos 2468) mission. The launch window for the Communications mission was on Tue, Sep 7th, 2010, 11:30 PM EDT from 133/3 (133L), Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russia. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!

Mission

Gonets-M12 & 2 x Strela-3 (Kosmos 2467, Kosmos 2468)

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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