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Swiss Firm Eyes Roscosmos Collaboration

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Posted 12 December 2013 - 11:42 AM

Swiss Firm Eyes Roscosmos Collaboration on Satellite Launches


RIA Novosti said:

PAYERNE (Switzerland), December 11 (RIA Novosti) – A new aerospace company based in Switzerland has expressed interest in collaborating with Russia’s space agency on cost-efficient launches of mini-satellites.

The Swiss Space System (S3) is developing a launch system based on the Airbus A300 plane and a suborbital shuttle to launch satellites weighing up to 250 kilograms for the price of some 10 million Swiss francs ($11.3 million) or about four times less than current market prices.

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