Arctic to be monitored from Russian satellite
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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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