Arctic to be monitored from Russian satellite

Arctic to be monitored from Russian satellite

November 17, 2020

The launch of the spacecraft is scheduled for next year.

The launch of the first Arktika-M spacecraft for environmental monitoring in the Arctic is scheduled for February 2021.

“The launch of the Soyuz-2.1b carrier rocket with the Fregat upper stage and the first Arktika-M satellite from the Baikonur cosmodrome is scheduled for February 28”, a source in the rocket and space industry quotes RIA Novosti. It is noted that the exact dates of launches for 2021 will be determined later.

Text: Ekaterina Maximova, Photo: open sources

November 17, 2020

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