Home National International Important Days Awards Sports Appointments Defence Summits Rank and Reports Books and Authors Banking State News Current Affairs in English Current Affairs in Hindi Miscellaneous

Latest

Russia to launch first satellite to monitor Arctic climate this year


Russia to launch first satellite to monitor Arctic climate this year

[ Image Source: Zeenews.india.com ]

Russia will launch the first Arktika-M satellite for monitoring Arctic climate this year at the end of the year, General Director of Lavochkin aerospace company Vladimir Kolmykov told sputnik news agency.

First satellite is developed and the launch is planned for 2020.

The satellite will be launched by Soyuz -2,1b carrier rocket with frigate booster.

The remote sensing  Artika-M will monitor the meteorological conditions in the polar region.
Download Now