Angara-A5 heavy-class carrier rocket test launch was carried out with the general mass model of the payload of the Plesetsk Cosmodrome.
The Angara rocket family is a family of space-launch vehicles being developed by the Moscow-based Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center. The rockets are to put between 3,800 and 24,500 kg into low Earth orbit and are intended, along with Soyuz-2 variants, to replace several existing launch vehicles.
Country of origin: Russia
Success: 2 (A1.2PP: 1, A5: 1)
Total launches: 2 (A1.2PP: 1, A5: 1)
Cost per launch: Angara A5: US$90 – 105 million (2016)
Launch sites: Plesetsk Site 35; Vostochny
Manufacturers: Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center, Chemical Automatics Design Bureau