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ILS Proton Breeze M Launch Vehicle

ILS Proton Breeze M Specifications

Performance Reference: 6.27 metric tons to GTO and 6.47 metric tons to reference SSTO at 1500 m/s delta V
Typical Mission: Approximately 9 hours utilizing a five-burn Breeze M mission design
Stages: Three-stage Proton rocket with restartable upper stage
Structure Type: Monocoque
Materials: Aluminum and composites

Proton Heritage

The Proton has a long and distinguished evolutionary history of demonstrated performance and lowered risk, making it one of the world’s leading launch vehicles.

Baikonur Cosmodrome


Launches of the Proton Breeze M launch vehicle are conducted from the  Baikonur Cosmodrome.

Baikonur CosmodromeLocation

The Baikonur Cosmodrome is located approximately 2,100 km (1,300 miles) southeast of Moscow.

Launch Services

When you choose ILS Proton to launch your satellite, you will receive the highest level of service and attention. Our dedicated account team will work with you to identify the optimal launch solution and tailor the mission based on your specific requirements.

ILS and Proton Milestones

Since its creation in 1995, International Launch Services has been a world leader in commercial launch, serving satellite operators across the globe.

ILS’ launch vehicle, the Proton, has also played a pivotal role in the history of rocketry and satellite launches. The Proton has been launched over 400 times since the first liftoff in 1965.


ILS Legacy

Setting the standard for Russian-American space cooperation, International Launch Services is an unparalleled success in the space industry.

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