SOYUZ-5 Launch Vehicle

A promising two-stage medium-lift launch vehicle Soyuz-5 is under development to inject automated spacecraft into sun-synchronous, high elliptical, geotransfer, and geostationary orbits using also an upper stage where necessary.

 
 

SOYUZ-5 Launch Vehicle

Performance

Launch mass

≈ 532 t

Number of stages

2

Total length (manned / unmanned)

65.908 / 63.706 m

Nose fairing diameter

4.1; 4.11; 4.35 m

Fuel

Oxidizer

Liquid oxygen

Propellant

Naphthyl

Payload mass to inject into LEO:

- i=51.7°, Нπ × Нα = minus 1,690 × 250 km

- i=51.7°, Нπ × Нα = minus 140 × 200 km

 

 

23.0 t

 

16.7 t

Launch site

Baikonur, Sea Launch

         

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