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Arktika-M 1, 2

Arktika-M 1 [Lavochkin]

Arktika-M is a series of planned Russian remote-sensing satellites operating in an highly elliptical 12-hour orbit.

The constellation is designed to monitor high-altitude areas of the Earth. The spacecraft will be based on the Elektro-L meteorological satellite.

Nation: Russia
Type / Application: Meteorology
Contractors: Lavochkin
Configuration: Navigator-Bus
Power: 2 deployable solar arrays, batteries
Orbit: HEO
Satellite COSPAR Date LS Launch Vehicle Remarks
Arktika-M 1 - 2017 Ba Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M
Arktika-M 2 - Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M
Arktika-M 3 - Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M
Arktika-M 4 - Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M
Arktika-M 5 - Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M
Arktika-M 6 - Soyuz-2-1b Fregat-M
Further Arktika missions: