Soyuz-2-1a launch-vehicle with Progress MC-12 cargo space ship was launched

31 july 2019

On July 31, 2019 at 15.10.46 (Moscow time) the Progress MC-12 cargo spaceship was placed into orbit by Soyuz-2-1a launch-vehicle from Launch Pad No31 Baikonur cosmodrome.

The launch of Soyuz-2-1a launch-vehicle was performed nominally. Soyuz-2-1a launch- vehicle was developed and produced by SRC Progress (included into Roscosmos State Corporation). That is the 1909th launch for Soyuz launch-vehicles. In July of 2019 SRC Progress performed 5 launch campaings. The same number of launch-vehicles were launched in April 1992. Minimum launches – 10 launches per month – were performed by the enterprise in October of 1973.