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Meteor-3M No. 1


Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Launch Status


Meteor-3M No. 1

Type: Earth Science

Meteor-3M No.1 is the first and so far only of the Meteor-3M series polar-orbit weather satellites.



Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

1536 rockets have launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan.

45/1, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan


Zenit-2 – Yuzhnoye Design Bureau

Family: Zenith
Length: 57 m
Diameter: 3.9 m
Launch Mass: 459 T
Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 13740 kg

The Zenit-2 was manufactured by Yuzhnoye Design Bureau with the first launch on 1985-04-13. Zenit-2 has 29 successful launches and 6 failed launches with a total of 35 launches. Zenit is a family of space launch vehicles designed by the Yuzhnoye Design Bureau in Dnipro, Ukraine, which was then part of the Soviet Union.


Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Type: Government
Abbreviation: RFSA
Administration: Administrator: Yuri Borisov
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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