• Last update: 01:16 26.04.2013
    01:16 26.04.2013

    Russia Set to Launch Glonass-M Satellite

    A Russian Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket will lift off from the Plesetsk space center on Friday to deliver another Glonass-M navigation satellite into orbit, Russian Aerospace Defense Forces spokesman Col. Alexei Zolotukhin said.

    Russia's Glonass satellite navigation system
  • Last update: 15:54 13.03.2013
    15:54 13.03.2013

    Russia to Test New Star Sensor for GLONASS

    German firm Jena-Optronik GmbH has delivered an advanced star sensor to Russia's Reshetnev Information Satellite Systems company (ISS), which will test and integrate it on a GLONASS navigation satellite, Reshetnev said on Wednesday.

    Russia's Glonass satellite navigation system