Launched from Vostochny cosmodrome the satellites reached the intermediate orbit

The spacecraft “Lomonosov, AIST-2D” and SamSat-218, which started with the help of the carrier rocket “Soyuz-2.1 a from Baikonur East, came to an intermediate orbit, transfers “Interfax”.

The separation of the upper stage “Volga” with the satellite from the third stage occurred at 05:10 GMT.

Insertion into the target orbit will occur due to the two inclusions propulsion upper stage “Volga”, and then approximately 07.06 GMT will be the disjuncture between the upper stage and spacecraft.

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The first launch from the Vostochny cosmodrome



C of the Vostochny space centre made the first start. The carrier rocket “Soyuz 2.1 a” has put into orbit three satellites: Lomonosov, AIST-2D” and SamSat-218.

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