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.
< p> 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.