Russian Space Forces is scheduled to launch a Soyuz 2-1v rocket as part of the EO MKA #4 mission. The launch is scheduled on 03/29/2023 20:00 UTC for the Government/Top Secret mission launching from Plesetsk Cosmodrome, Russian Federation. The status of the launch is Go For Launch. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Soyuz 2-1v and experience the excitement for yourself.
Mission: EO MKA #4
Russian reconnaissance satellite of unknown purposes, possibly in the same series as Kosmos 2551, 2555 and 2560.
Rocket: Soyuz 2-1v
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.
Agency: Russian Space Forces
The Russian Space Forces are a branch of the Russian Aerospace Forces, that provides aerospace warning, air sovereignty, and protection for Russia. Having been reestablished following August 1, 2015 merger between the Russian Air Force and the Russian Aerospace Defence Forces after a 2011 dissolving of the branch. The Russian Space Forces were originally formed on August 10, 1992 and the creation of the Russian Armed Forces.