Rockot orbits European Copernicus Satellite Sentinel-3A successfully
Eurockot successfully launched the Sentinel-3A satellite today at 20:57 hrs local time (17:57 hrs UTC) from Plesetsk Cosmodrome in Northern Russia.
A Rockot launch vehicle orbited Sentinel-3A into an orbit of approx. 815 km altitude and 98.65 degrees. This launch was Eurockot's first in support of the European Copernicus satellite system.
Click on the link to read the press release: Rockot orbits Sentinel-3A Monitoring Mission / Successful Launch of European Copernicus Satellite
Sentinel-3A Facts and Figures: Sentinel-3A on Rockot