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EMKA-3 (Kosmos 2560)

Angara 1.2

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center

Launch Status
Success

Mission

EMKA-3 (Kosmos 2560)

Type: Government/Top Secret
Launch Cost: $31,000,000

Russian military reconnaissance satellite.

Location

35/1

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

1659 rockets have launched from Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation.

35/1, Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

Rocket

Angara 1.2 – Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center

Family: Angara
Length: 41.5 m
Diameter: 2.9 m
Launch Mass: 171 T
Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 3700 kg

The Angara 1.2 was manufactured by Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center with the first launch on 2014-07-09. Angara 1.2 has 2 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 2 launches. The Angara 1.2 is the base launcher for the Angara launch family that uses a modular approach to create multiple launch vehicle configurations for various mission requirements. The Angara 1.2 consists of a standard Universal Rocket Module for the core stage and either a modified Block I Upper Stage or a Briz-KM upper stage.

Agency

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center

Type: Government
Abbreviation: KhSC
Administration: Director: Andrey Vladimirovich Kalinovskiy
Founded: 1916
Launchers: Proton | Rokot

Country: RUS

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center is a Moscow-based producer of spacecraft and space-launch systems, including the Proton and Rokot rockets and is currently developing the Angara rocket family. The Proton launch vehicle launches from Baikonur and Rokot launches from Baikonur and Plesetsk. Angara will launch from Plesetsk and Vostochny.

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