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Russia to Spend $22M on New Launch Pad

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Posted 25 October 2013 - 10:51 PM

Russia Plans to Spend $22M on Soyuz-2 Launch Pad


RIA Novosti said:

MOSCOW, October 25 (RIA Novosti) – Russia’s Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, has announced a tender for construction of launch facilities for Soyuz-2 carrier rockets at the future Vostochny spaceport, being built in Russia’s Far East.

The tender, worth 695 million rubles (some $22 million), stipulates the completion of construction by November 25, 2015.

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Posted 27 October 2013 - 03:00 AM

If that was here in the States, it would be more like $220,000,000.  They got a bargain.





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