july, 2020

24jul00:00Proton-M • ExoMars RSP

Event Details

Launch Date: July 24, 2020
Launch Window: TBA
Launch Vehicle: Proton-M / Briz-M
Launch Operator: Roscosmos
Launch Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Payload: ExoMars Rover & Surface Platform
Payload Type: Mars Exploration Lander & Rover
Spacecraft Manufacturer: NPO Lavochkin


A Russian Proton-M rocket with Briz-M upper stage will launch during the 2020 interplanetary launch window to send the Russian-European ExoMars 2020 mission on its way as the second of two planned ExoMars flights, the first having arrived at its destination in 2016 with the successful orbital insertion of the Trace Gas Orbiter and the partially successful landing demonstration by the Schiaparelli lander. The ExoMars 2020 mission aims to send an 828-Kilogram Surface Science Platform and 310kg Rover to the surface of Mars for a year-long exploration mission.


Mission Resources:

? Launch Vehicle Overview: Proton-M /Briz-M

Countdown Timeline

Launch Weather

? Launch Site Schedule


(Friday) 00:00 UTC


Baikonur Site 81/24

Baikonur Cosmodrome