Rocket Manufacturer Blamed for GLONASS Launch Failure Due to Excess Fuel

The recent loss of three GLONASS-M satellites in space resulted from a series of mistakes made by the Russian Energia rocket corporation, the head of the Russian state commission probing the incident said today (December 17), according to the state news agency RIA-Novosti.

“The preliminary results of the investigation commission indicate that Energia miscalculated how […]