- Launch of France's CSO-1 Spy Satellite on Russian Rocket Slated for December 18 - Source
Launch Of France's CSO-1 Spy Satellite On Russian Rocket Slated For December 18 - Source
Daniyal Sohail 2 years ago Wed 12th December 2018 | 07:21 PM
The launch of the French Defense Ministry's CSO-1 reconnaissance satellite on the Russian Soyuz-ST carrier rocket from the Kourou spaceport in French Guiana is scheduled for December 18, a source in the space industry told Sputnik on Wednesday.
Earlier reports suggested that the launch was slated for December 14.
"The launch is planned for 7:37 p.m. Moscow time [16:37 GMT]. The French satellite will be delivered to the target orbit by the Fregat upper stage," the source said.