Soyuz launch from Kourou cosmodrome in French Guiana postponed for the second time

General Director of Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin said that the launch of the Soyuz rocket with Galileo satellites from the Kourou cosmodrome in French Guiana has been postponed for a day for the second time, RIA Novosti reports.

“ The launch has been postponed to Kourou again. At the request of the French side. For a day & raquo ;, & mdash; he explained.

The launch had to be postponed due to the unavailability of the French ship station for receiving telemetric information.

It is specified that the launch is scheduled for December 4 at 03.23 Moscow time.

It is noted that the rocket was approved before the launch by the security service of the National Center for Space Research of France.

Initially, it & nbsp; was scheduled & nbsp; for December 2, but was & nbsp; postponed due to bad weather.

As a reminder, since October 2011 & nbsp; 25 Russian rockets have been launched from the Kuru cosmodrome.


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