Obzor-R No.1

Soyuz 2.1a

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Launch Status
Date/Time May Change

Location

Cosmodrome Site 1S

Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation

6 launches have been at this location.

Cosmodrome Site 1S, Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation

Rocket

Soyuz 2.1A

Length: 46.3 meters
Diameter: 2.95 meters
First Launched: November 4, 2004

The Soyuz 2.1A converted the flight control system from analog to digital, which allowed launch from fixed platforms. It also allowed big fairings and payloads.

The Soyuz 2.1A rocket has been launched a total of 22 times with 21 successful and 1 failed launches.

Agency

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Type: Government
Abbreviation: RFSA
Administration: Administrator: Dmitry Rogozin
Founded: 1992
Launchers: Soyuz
Spacecraft: Soyuz
Country: RUS

The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, commonly known as Roscosmos, is the governmental body responsible for the space science program of the Russian Federation and general aerospace research. Soyuz has many launch locations the Russian sites are Baikonur, Plesetsk and Vostochny however Ariane also purchases the vehicle and launches it from French Guiana.

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