July 11, 2014 11:56
Russia accomplishes four successful space missions within week
MOSCOW. July 11 (Interfax-AVN) - Russia launched four space rockets from three spaceports within a week, a source in the rocket and space industry told Interfax-AVN.
"The busy launch schedule of the past few days demonstrates that things are far from being too bad in the rocket and space industry," he noted.
A Rokot LV put into orbit three satellites from the Plesetsk spaceport on July 3.
A Soyuz-2.1b LV carrying the Meteor-M2 weather satellite and several micro-satellites blasted off from Baikonur on July 8.
A test launch of the brand new Angara LV was performed from Plesetsk on July 9.
A Soyuz-ST rocket was launched from the Kourou space center in French Guiana, South America, early on Friday morning to position British O3b satellites in orbit.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
October 23, 2014
Russia and CIS political and economic calendar: October 23
October 22, 2014
Creditors ask Ukraine govt to help probe dealings of defaulted company's chief owners
Ukraine exported 10.7 mln tonnes of grain by Oct 22
OSCE observer mission mandate at Gukovo, Donetsk checkpoints extended for month
Armenia will continue all-round cooperation with EU - Foreign Minister
Interstate Aviation Committee vows to do its best in probing crash that killed Total chief
Russia, Slovakia agree to sign oil supply deal by end-2014 (Part 2)
Moody's affirms Tatneft, Svyazinvestneftekhim ratings at 'Baa3', changes outlook to negative
Russian business community mourns Margerie's death
Dollar, euro gain against ruble; currency basket remains outside intervention zone
Main indexes of the Russia stock market for October 22
MOODY'S AFFIRMS TATNEFT, SVYAZINVESTNEFTEKHIM RATINGS AT 'BAA3', CHANGES OUTLOOK TO NEGATIVE
Russia reconnaissance aircraft violates Estonian airspace - army HQ