Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center is scheduled to launch a Soyuz 2.1a/Fregat rocket as part of the Kanopus-V №5 & Kanopus-V №6 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission is on December 27, 2018 02:07:00 UTC from Cosmodrome Site 1S, Vostochny Cosmodrome, Siberia, Russian Federation. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Soyuz 2.1a/Fregat and experience the excitement for yourself.
Kanopus-V №5 & Kanopus-V №6
Kanopus-V is a series of Russian Earth observation satellites. They are used for real-time monitoring of natural and man-made emergencies, detecting forest fires, monitoring of land and water resources.