LAUNCH CENTER

Launch Image
Success
Mon Nov 25 2019
Russian Space Forces

Kosmos 2542

Launch Successful
LAUNCH PREVIEW

Launch Time

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(5:52 PM UTC)

Launch Window Start

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(5:30 PM UTC)

Launch Window End

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(5:30 PM UTC)

RECOVERY OVERVIEW

Location

No Recovery Specified

Type

No Recovery Specified

Rocket Details

Name:

Soyuz 2-1v Volga

Description:

The Soyuz-2-1v is a Russian expendable carrier rocket. It was derived from the Soyuz-2.1b, and is a member of the R-7 family of rockets.

Soyuz 2-1v Volga rocket
MISSION OVERVIEW
  • Type: Government/Top Secret
  • This is a military inspector satellite, capable of monitoring other satellites in orbit. Its payload also allows for Earth observation activities.
COMPLEX OVERVIEW

Location

Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation

Pad

43/4 (43R)