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Categories: Kourou, French Guiana

Arianespace | Soyuz STB/Fregat | 2 x Galileo

Arianespace is scheduled to launch a Soyuz STB rocket as part of the 2 x Galileo mission. The launch window for the Navigation mission is on 12/01/2021 00:00 UTC (Date May Change) from Kourou, French Guiana. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Soyuz STB and experience the excitement for yourself.

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Mission: 2 x Galileo

Payload consists of two satellites for Europe’s Galileo navigation system.

Rocket: Soyuz STB

The 2.1b version adds an upgraded engine (RD-0124) with improved performance to the second stage. First launch took place from Plesetsk Cosmodrome Site 43 on 26 July 2008 with a classified military payload.

The 2.1b/ST version is sometimes called Soyuz ST-B.

Agency: Arianespace

Arianespace SA is a multinational company founded in 1980 as the world’s first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the Ariane programme. Their vehicles launch exclusively from French Guiana in South America.

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This post was last modified on October 18, 2021 7:00 am

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