Russian Soyuz-2 Poised For Launch At Vostochny

Credit: Soyuz-2: GK Launch Services
VOSTOCHNY COSMODROME—A Russian Soyuz-2 rocket, outfitted with a Fregat upper stage, was being prepared for launch from here in the Russian Far East on Dec. 27, marking the country’s 17th launch of the year, placing it behind China and the U.S. in annual number of orbital launches. The 167-ft. (51-m)...

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