Russia withdrew 34 of OneWeb satellite into orbit

Into orbit out all 34 of a communications satellite by British company OneWeb, which was launched on March 21 launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome, the Russian rocket “Soyuz-2.1 b”.

Россия вывела 34 спутника связи OneWeb на орбиту

“The satellites separated from the rocket in groups of nine, as planned. Turn on the signal reception,” – said in a statement on Twitter.

Rocket “Soyuz-2.1 b” was launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome in 20.07 GMT and a few minutes later she brought the upper stage “Fregat” with the satellites on a suborbital trajectory.

So the company OneWeb devoted launch the first man into space, which took place 55 years ago, when the Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov went into space on Board the ship “Voskhod-2”.


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