Russia Launches Glonass-K

GLONASS GO: Russia launched a new navigation satellite, the Glonass-K, on a Soyuz 2.1b launcher on Feb. 26. It was the first Glonass launch from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia. Glonass‑K is a new-generation satellite for Russia’s global navigation space system. It was developed by...

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