Start – Moscow Institute of Thermal TechnologyFamily: Start Length: 28.9 meters Diameter: 1.61 meters Launch Mass: 60 Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 645The Start was manufactured by Moscow Institute of Thermal Technology with the first launch on 1995-03-28. Start has 0 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 0 launches. Russian orbital launch vehicle. Launch vehicle based on decommissioned SS-25 ICBM’s launched from mobile transporter.ManufacturerMoscow Institute of Thermal Technology is a Russian (formerly Soviet) engineering and scientific research institute founded on May 13, 1946. The institute is located in the Otradnoye District in the north of Moscow. Previously, it was primarily focused on developing ballistic missiles and rockets to increase the nation’s strategic deterrent capability. Today it is also involved in civilian projects and has modified some of its intercontinental ballistic missiles into launch vehicles to be used for satellites. Moscow Institute of Thermal Technology is a Commercial RUS entity that was founded in and is administered by .Moscow Institute of Thermal Technology has 0 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 0 launches.