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The Russian Ministry of Defense put into orbit a satellite for the inspection of a military spacecraft

August 23, 16:02

MOSCOW, August 23. / TASS /. The small spacecraft-inspector was separated from the military satellite launched on June 23 from the Plesetsk cosmodrome, the press service of the Russian Defense Ministry said.

"Today, from this platform, there was a separation of a small spacecraft intended for inspecting the state of the domestic satellite." In the future, it is planned to conduct a scientific experiment to study the small spacecraft of this satellite in its appearance, "the report said.

On June 23, 2017, a spacecraft designed in the interests of the Russian Ministry of Defense was launched from the Plesetsk cosmodrome.

According to the military department, the spacecraft is a space platform on which various payload options can be placed.



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