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IRS-1C & Skipper

Molniya-M

Progress Rocket Space Center

Launch Status
Success

Mission

IRS-1C & Skipper

Type: Earth Science

IRS 1C and 1D (Indian Remote Sensing Satellite) were the second version of the series of indigenous state-of-art remote sensing satellites. Skipper was an international project initiated by BMDO to measure the bow-shock UV emissions from reentering bodies at different speeds and heights.

Location

31/6

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

1531 rockets have launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan.

31/6, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Rocket

Molniya-M 2BL – Russian Space Forces

Family: R-7

The Molniya-M 2BL was manufactured by Russian Space Forces with the first launch on . Molniya-M 2BL has 259 successful launches and 13 failed launches with a total of 272 launches.

Agency

Progress Rocket Space Center

Type: Commercial
Abbreviation: PRSC
Administration: Dmitry Baranov
Founded: 1996

Country: RUS

Progress Rocket Space Centre, formerly known as TsSKB-Progress, is a space science and aerospace research company which is known for manufacturing launch vehicles and satellites. Most notably, Progress Rocket Space Centre is the manufacturer of Soyuz launch vehicles.

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