March 28, 1999, saw a demo launch of Zenit-3SL launch vehicle under the Sea Launch program. Upper stage Block DM-SL put into its target orbit a dummy spacecraft (SC) called Demosat.
Sea Launch is a high-technology international commercial project.
Today we offer you some materials reflecting the history of the project, the launches it has accomplished, its infrastructure and the advantages of a sea-going launch site, its key features. They also show the locations of the home port and the launch site, provide the sequence of pre-launch operations and the launch itself, and key events occurring during orbital insertion of a spacecraft, list the manufacturers of spacecraft launched by Sea Launch.

The editorial board of our web site already addressed the subject of the sea-going launch site in the past.





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