The full version launch of Bion-M1

At the Baikonur Cosmodrome finalized for the start of the spacecraft "Soyuz-2.1a" with the spacecraft, "Bion-M" № 1 which will be held in space biological research.
Launch of "Bion-M" № 1 is scheduled for 04/19/13 at 14:00:00 (MSK)


Removal of ILV "Union 2.1a" and SC "Bion-M» № 1 on the launch pad. Baikonur Cosmodrome. April 19, 2013.

April 19, 14 hours, 00 minutes. MSK from Launch Complex 31, site Baikonur calculations of rocket launchers and space industry Russia conducted a successful launch Vehicle (ILV) "Soyuz-2.1a," designed to the orbit of the Russian scientific spacecraft (SC) "Bion-M" number 1.
Together with the spacecraft "Bion-M" were brought into orbit six small satellites (ICA) of domestic and foreign production standard «CubeSat»:
— ICA "AIST" (HNP RCC "TsSKB-Progress", the Russian Federation);
— ICA «BeeSat-2", "VeeSat W», «SOMP» (Germany);
— ICA «DOVE-2" (United States);
— ICA «GOD Sat» (South Korea).
All ICA attached to the outer surface of the spacecraft "Bion-M" and will be transferred to the autonomous flight through separation systems in the period from the 4th to the 35th round.

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