Author Topic: Rokot/Briz-KM - Kosmos 2540 (Geo-IK-2 #3) - August 30, 2019 (14:00 UTC)  (Read 11397 times)

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Should have launched by now. Standing by.
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Launched on time at 1400UTC.

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https://www.militarynews.ru/story.asp?rid=1&nid=516162&lang=RU


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Russian military satellite put into calculated orbit - Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation
08/30/2019 19:16:11

         Moscow. August 30th. INTERFAX - The Russian military satellite launched on Friday from the Plesetsk cosmodrome with the Rokot rocket launched into the target near-Earth orbit, the Russian Defense Ministry told Interfax.
       "The Rokot light-class launch vehicle launched a spacecraft launched in the interests of the Russian Defense Ministry at the scheduled time," the press service said.
       The launch took place at 17:00 Moscow time from the third launcher of the Plesetsk cosmodrome in the Arkhangelsk region. Five minutes after the launch, the Breeze-KM booster block with the spacecraft separated from the rocket and began launching the satellite into the target orbit.
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« Last Edit: 08/30/2019 04:18 pm by tehwkd »
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The satellite is given the name Kosmos-2540.

source: https://www.militarynews.ru/story.asp?rid=1&nid=516165&lang=RU
« Last Edit: 08/30/2019 04:46 pm by SMS »
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2019-057A
99.27° 104.3 min 941x958 km
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According to https://www.orbita.zenite.nu/russia-lanca-novo-satelite-geodesico-geo-ik-2/ the serial numbers of the Rokot/Briz-KM are 4923921129/72530.

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