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Russian Telecoms Sats Readied for Launch

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 11:29 PM

Russian Telecoms Satellites Readied for March Launch


RIA Novosti said:

MOSCOW, February 7 (RIA Novosti) – Two Russian telecommunications satellites have been delivered to the Baikonur space launch facility in southern Kazakhstan in preparation for a mid-March launch, space officials said Friday.

The satellites, built by the Reshetnev Company in cooperation with France’s Thales Alenia Space, will provide direct-to-home television and radio coverage across Russia.

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