Shoigu: the infrastructure of the Plesetsk cosmodrome allows to launch civilian satellites

The launch complex of the cosmodrome Plesetsk

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PEACE, /Arkhangelsk region/, July 14. /TASS/. The infrastructure of the Plesetsk allows orbit not only military but also civilian spacecraft. It is stated in the congratulatory telegram of the Minister of defence of the Russian Federation army General Sergey Shoigu on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the cosmodrome.

“Today, the spaceport has a modern research and testing base, which allows orbit vehicles not only in the interests of the Armed forces, but also in the framework of the program international cooperation”, – stated in it.