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Rokot LV launch and technical complex

Rokot LV launch complex is used for small SC launches.

Rokot LV is based on the Soviet UR-100N ICBM.

In accordance with SALT I the LV was suspended from military missions. Later it was modified to carry out peaceful space missions.

Rokot LV launch and technical complexes consist of:

  • assembling and test unit
  • fuel filling station
  • rocket launcher
  • maintenance service unit
  • equipment for propellant thermal conditioning system
  • control center

Rokot LV launch complex was developed through the Cosmos rocket launcher reconstruction on Plesetskcosmodrome according to the new technical standards.

Rokot LV technical complex is based on Tsyklon-3 LV technical complex.