- Russia launched a satellite from a floating launch site
Carrier rocket "Zenit-3SL", launched today from a floating launch pad in the equatorial Odyssey area Pacific under the "Sea Launch" (Sea Launch), was successfully put into orbit communication satellite Intelsat 19, told RBC Rocket and Space Corporation "Energia".
"At 9:23 MSK of the equatorial District Pacific was launched, "- said the source.
Broadcast launch could be observed in the control room of the Mission of the corporation. Start to lead a team of experts, placed at the command vessel in the immediate vicinity of the launch platform.