LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
TBD
Tue Nov 05 2024
Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Ionosfera-M 1 & 2

00

DAYS

:
00

HRS

:
00

MIN

:
00

SEC

LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

November 4, 2024 at 7:00 PM EST

(November 5, 2024 at 12:00 AM UTC)

Launch Window Start

November 4, 2024 at 7:00 PM EST

(November 5, 2024 at 12:00 AM UTC)

Launch Window End

November 4, 2024 at 7:00 PM EST

(November 5, 2024 at 12:00 AM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

Location

No Recovery Specified

Type

No Recovery Specified

    Loading...
    MISSION OVERVIEW
    • Type: Earth Science
    • Ionosfera is a constellation of four ionospheric and magnetospheric research satellites developed by for Roscosmos for the project Ionozond. The satellites will operate on circular sun-synchronous orbits (SSO), at altitude of about 800 km and located in two orbital planes of two satellites each. The following science instruments are carried on the satellites: * SPER/1 Plasma and energy radiation spectrometer * SG/1 Gamma-ray spectrometer * GALS/1 Galactic cosmic ray spectrometer / 1 * LAERTES On-board Ionosonde * NBK/2 Low-frequency wave complex * ESEP Ionospheric plasma energy spectrometer * Ozonometer-TM Ozonometer * MayaK On-board radio transmitters * PES GPS-GLONASS device
    COMPLEX OVERVIEW

    Location

    Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation

    Pad

    Cosmodrome Site 1S