Successful launch of the Soyuz 2.1b rocket with Progress M-UM transport spacecraft
November 24, 2021 at 19 hours 06 minutes 35 seconds in time of Nur-Sultan from launch site No.31 of the Baikonur Cosmodrome, the “Soyuz-2.1b” launch vehicle with the “Progress M-UM” transport spacecraft with “Prichal” module onboard was launched.
The launch took place fine. The launch vehicle boosters landed within the Yu-25 zone (RP 49, 67 70), located in the Ulytau district of the Karaganda region.
The specialists of the Chemical and Ecological Laboratory of RSE “Infrakos” performed ecological support for the launch in the positional area of the Baikonur Cosmodrome. Instrumental measurements of atmospheric air during refueling and soil sampling after the launch of the Soyuz-2.1b launch vehicle was performed.
The specialists of the RSE “Infrakos” Branch office in Almaty and Representative office in Zhezkazgan together with Russian specialists began the ecological survey of the impact area of the separating parts of the first stage of the launch vehicle with sampling of environmental objects and instrumental measurements of atmospheric air.