Soyuz STA/Fregat | Falcon Eye 2

Soyuz STA/Fregat | Falcon Eye 2

Soyuz Launch Complex
Kourou, French Guiana

Falcon Eye 2 is a high-resolution Earth-imaging satellite for the United Arab Emirates. Built by Airbus Defense and Space with an optical imaging payload from Thales Alenia Space, Falcon Eye is the second of two surveillance satellites ordered by the UAE's military.

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Arianespace

Arianespace SA is a multinational company founded in 1980 as the world's first commercial launch service provider. It undertakes the production, operation, and marketing of the Ariane programme. Their vehicles launch exclusively from French Guiana in South America.

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Soyuz STA Fregat


Height 46.30 Meters

Max Stages 3

Mass To GTO 2810 kg

Liftoff Thrust 0 kN

Diameter 2.95 Meters

Mass To LEO 7020 kg

Liftoff Mass 312 Tonnes


Launch Success 8

Consecutive Success 8

Maiden Flight 2011-12-17

Launch Failures 0


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Cosmic_Penguin

2020-11-30T00:52:58+0000

Added webcast link.

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spacevogel

2020-11-29T17:29:31+0000

Updated exact T-0, added mission page url

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Nosu

2020-11-28T17:40:48+0000

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SwGustav

2020-11-27T16:29:04+0000

go per CNES

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Cosmic_Penguin

2020-11-19T01:30:53+0000

Soyuz/Falcon Eye 2 should be Nov. 28 in Kourou/29 UTC per SFN

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