Български Русский English
Russian Satellite for Defense Ministry Put Into Orbit
Saturday, 04 June 2016 10:59
Russian Satellite for Defense Ministry Put Into Orbit
Russia

19:59 04.06.2016Get short URL

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A Russian satellite for the needs of the country's Defense Ministry has been successfully put into orbit, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Saturday.

"The launch [of the satellite] into orbit has been carried out in a normal mode," the ministry's press service told RIA Novosti.

Earlier in the day, Russia launched the Rokot carrier rocket with the satellite from the Plesetsk space center in northwest of the country.

The Rockot carrier, first launched from the Plesetsk spaceport in 2000, has so far put 65 satellites for various purposes into the orbit.

Russia’s 5 Most Dangerous Military Planes as Seen by US Magazine

article thumbnail

But is it the full story?As it happens, an American magazine The National Interest is fond of listicles.Having analyzed what Russian navy vessels the US should be concerned about, it has compiled another list, this time of Russia’s most dangerous military jets. Not because it believes that Russi [ ... ]


Russia Not to Lose Its Market Share Over Oil Production Freeze

article thumbnail

Russia15:37 19.02.2016(updated 16:23 19.02.2016) Get short URLMOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia will not lose its share on the oil market if an agreement on freezing production is reached, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said Friday. "No, it will not," Dvorkovich told RIA Novosti, answe [ ... ]


Erdogan sorry Russia lost friend like Turkey because of two pilots

article thumbnail

Turkish President Erdogan accused Russia of violating Turkish airspace again. According to him, Russia does not refrain from violating Turkish air borders "at times." Erdogan said he did not think of the Russian people as Turkey's enemy. According to Erdogan, he is sorry that "Russia has lost a fri [ ... ]


source: http://sputniknews.com/russia/20160604/1040793925/russia-satellite-orbit.html

 

Advertisement