LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Thu Dec 26 2019
Russian Space Forces

Gonets-M24, Gonets-M25, Gonets-M26 & Blits-M

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

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(11:11 PM UTC)

Launch Window Start

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(11:11 PM UTC)

Launch Window End

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(11:11 PM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

Location

No Recovery Specified

Type

No Recovery Specified

Rocket Details

Name:

Rokot/Briz-KM

Description:

Rokot/Briz-KM rocket
MISSION OVERVIEW
  • Type: Communications
  • Gonets-M are an upgraded version of Gonets satellites, derived from military communications system Strela-3. Gonets-M constellation is tasked with monitoring ecological and industrial objects, providing communication and data transmission services, covering also the remote areas like the Far North region. Gonets-M satellites share the ride with the Blits-M microsatellite, which is a geodesic satellite tasked with determining precise orbit parameters for GLONASS satellites.
COMPLEX OVERVIEW

Location

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

Pad

133/3 (133L)