The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation plans to launch three “Angars” in 2022

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation plans to launch three Angara launch vehicles from the Plesetsk cosmodrome in 2022, RIA Novosti reports.

“ Three missiles are planned to be launched in 2022 – carriers of “ Angara '' & mdash; two heavy class “ Angara-A5 '' and one light “ Angara-1.2 ''. They will launch into orbit operating spacecraft for various purposes, there are no plans to launch payload mockups anymore, '' & mdash; said an informed source.

Earlier it was reported that the Angara-A5 missile; with the Perseus upper stage and a payload mock-up was launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome.

The launch took place normally on December 27 at 22:00 Moscow time.

Note that this is the third test launch of a heavy class “ Angara-A5 ''. The previous one was successfully completed on December 14, 2020.

Источник aif.ru

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