Russian Aerospace Forces successfully launched a “Rokot” light-class carrier-rocket from Plesetsk Cosmodrome in the Arkhangelsk Region on Friday.
According to the MoD press release, the rocket carried a “block of military space vehicles” which were “put into the calculated orbit and taken control of by ground-based facilities of the Russian Aerospace Forces.”
It was the second launch of a... Еще “Rokot” carrier-rocket from Plesetsk in 2018.
The first launch of the “Rokot” took place from Plesetsk Cosmodrome on May 16, 2000. The total number of launches of carrier-rockets of this type from Plesetsk is 29.