Date: 5 months ago   Category: Space

Russia launched a missile the Union-2 with 28 satellites


From Vostochny Cosmodrome in the Amur region of Russia the rocket the Union-2 with 28 satellites started.
the Soyuz launch vehicle with two Russian satellites of remote sensing of Earth Kanopus-V No. 5 and No. 6 and with 26 foreign small spacecrafts started on Thursday, December 27, from Vostochny Cosmodrome, Roskosmos reports.
Start-up took place in estimated time, at 5:07 across Moscow. It became the fourth start-up from the new Russian spaceport.
the Frigate Upper stage has to take into settlement orbits Kanopus-V satellites No. 5 and No. 6, and after a while – and 26 spacecrafts belonging to the USA, Germany, Spain, Japan and the Republic of South Africa.
the Russian Kanopus-V satellites are intended for monitoring of technogenic and natural emergency situations. Their tasks, in particular, include observation of the hydrometeorological phenomena, large emissions of pollutants in the nature, monitoring of an ice situation.

#КанопусВ: 117 seconds → are office of the first step of the carrier rocket "Union-2.1a"
//#KanopusV:T 01:57 min → first stage separation pic.twitter.com/g96FAwZYhN — on December 27, 2018 we Will remind ROSKOSMOS (@roscosmos) to
, on October 11 Russia could not launch a missile the Union with crew for the ISS. Onboard the spaceship at the time of accident there was an astronaut of Roskosmos Alexey Ovchinin and the astronaut a NASA Nickname Haig. They successfully landed in the lander and did not suffer. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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