Russia Launches Military Satellite
June 27, 2008
Russia successfully launched a military satellite aboard a Proton-K rocket Friday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Itar-Tass reported.
The launch was one of several planned this year to test new space vehicles, officials said.
Topics: Politics, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Soviet rockets, Spaceports, Russia, Environment, GLONASS, Proton, Soyuz-FG, R-7