[amsat-bb] Proton-M Rocket Failure

M5AKA m5aka at yahoo.co.uk
Tue Jul 2 03:23:31 PDT 2013

A Proton-M rocket failed this morning after launch from Baikonur in Kazakhstan. A reminder to us that launches can and do fail. 

It was carrying three Glonass satellites which I believe were planned, like the others, to operate across 1602.5625-1615.5 MHz and 1240-1260 MHz.

Video of the launch failure and news report at 


73 Trevor M5AKA

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