Russia Restores Communication With First Angolan Satellite

Credit: Angosat-1: RSC Energia
MOSCOW—Russia’s Energia Corporation seems to have restored the connection with Angola’s first communication satellite, launched from Baikonur on Dec. 26. Angosat-1 was delivered to the orbit by a Zenit-3SLBF launch vehicle. The satellite was the first for privately owned S7 Space, a Russian space...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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