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Russia’s Glonass-M satellite put into orbit

Russia sent another Glonass-M navigation satellite into orbit on Monday, said Alexei Zolotukhin, spokesman of Russian Space Forces. The Soyuz…

Glonass-M satellite prepared for Monday’s launch

Staff of the Plesetsk space center in Russia’s northwest have prepared a Soyuz carrier rocket with a Glonass-M navigation satellite…

Russian president warns space officials over failures

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has threatened to punish officials responsible for recent failures in the space industry. “The latest failures…

Russia launches Proton-M with GLONASS satellites

Russia has successfully launched a Proton-M launch vehicle with three GLONASS-M navigation satellites from the Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan….

Russia launches Glonass satellites

Russia on Friday launched a Proton-M rocket carrying three Glonass navigation satellites from the Baikonur space center after a 24-hour…

Russia set to launch Proton-M carrier rocket with 3 Glonass-M satellites

Russia’s Proton-M carrier rocket with three Glonass-M navigation satellites will be launched on Thursday from the Baikonur space center in…

Space un-surance: no safety net for crashing satellites?

Following a set of failed rocket launches, Russia’s space agency is planning to insure at least part of its activities…

Russia sets priorities for federal space program

The Russian space agency Roscosmos has prioritized commercial use of its satellites as part of the federal space program until…

Russia’s Glonass Satellite Navigation System Hits Major Milestone

A Soyuz booster rocket has successfully lifted a satellite for Moscow’s prestige Global Navigation Satellite System (Glonass) into orbit, marking…

Glonass-M satellite launch postponed until Sunday

The launch of the Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket with the Glonass-M navigation satellite was postponed until Sunday because of the approaching…

Russia set to launch Glonass-M satellite on Oct. 1

A Russian Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket has been scheduled to lift off on October 1 to put another Glonass-M navigation satellite…