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Russia to Launch First Angara Rocket in 2014

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 11:50 PM

Russia Plans to Launch First Angara Rocket in 2014

RIA Novosti said:

MOSCOW, April 24 (RIA Novosti) The Russian military expects the first launch of a new Angara carrier rocket to take place in 2014 after the construction of a new launch complex at the Plesetsk space center is completed, Deputy Defense Minister Col. Gen. Oleg Ostapenko said Wednesday.

The Angara rockets, designed to provide lifting capabilities of between 2,000 and 40,500 kilograms into low earth orbit, have been in development since 1995

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