Shipment Of UK OneWeb Satellites Delivered To Russia For Launch In July - Roscosmos
Faizan Hashmi 2 days ago Fri 11th June 2021 | 02:00 AM
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 11th June, 2021) Another shipment of 36 OneWeb satellites has been delivered to the Russian cosmodrome Vostochny to be launched in July, the Russian state space corporation Roscosmos said on Thursday.
Specialists from the Vostochny space center delivered them to the cosmodrome," Roscosmos said in a statement.
In June 2015, Roscosmos signed contracts with the UK company OneWeb and the French company Arianespace for 21 commercial launches from Baikonur, the Guiana Space Centre, and Vostochny spaceports. In September 2020, OneWeb reduced the number of launches to 19.