Russia’s Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket orbits Glonass satellite

Russia's Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket orbits Glonass satellite © RIA Novosti. Oleg Urusov

05:12 03/10/2011 PLESETSK, October 3 (RIA Novosti)

Russia’s Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket has put into orbit a Glonass-M navigation satellite, Space Forces spokesman Colonel Alexei Zolotukhin said on Monday.

He said the satellite separated from the carrier rocket in line with the schedule […]