Soyuz-2-1b Launched Glonass-M Navigation Satellite

22 september 2017

On September 22, 2017 operational crew of the Russian Aerospace Forces executed the successful launch of Soyuz-2-1b launch vehicle with Fregat Upper Stage and Glonass-M navigation satellite from the 1st State Military Cosmodrome Plesetsk at 03:03 Moscow time.

The satellite was launched in normal mode. Soyuz-2-1b launch vehicle was designed and manufactured by Joint Stock Company Space Rocket Centre Progress.