Sputnik RUSSIAN DEFENSE MINISTRY
The Russian Ministry of Defense announced the successful launch of a Russian military satellite by means of a “Soyuz-2.1B” missile, and it reached orbit safely.
The Ministry of Defense said that the medium “Soyuz-2.1B” missile, which launched on February 2 at 23:45 Moscow time from the Plesetsk space airport of the Ministry of Defense, in the Arkhangelsk district in the northwest of the country, carried out a successful operation by delivering a satellite belonging to the Ministry of Defense to The orbit specified for it.
She added that the launch of the missile and the mission to bring the moon into orbit took place according to the planned schedule.
She emphasized that the Russian Aerospace Forces began controlling the moon from the ground after it reached orbit, and that all systems on board are working normally, and communication with it is stable.
Source: TASS, Novosti