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Congratulations with Cosmonautics Day!
Congratulations with Cosmonautics Day!

On the eve of Cosmonautics Day the head of state Corporation "Roscosmos" Igor Komarov gave an extended interview to the Russian Newspaper.

Among other things, Igor Komarov gave a short overview of the launch program, planned by the State Corporation for 2017, where mentioned about the launch of spacecraft "Gonets-M". In particular, he said: "As I said, in 2017 we have planned a serious program launch: it is more than twenty spacecrafts. including four transportation spacecrafts and three manned ones. If we talk about the automatic space crafts, they are "Canopus-V" and "Canopus-K" "GLONASS", "Meteor-M", "Gonets-M".

The spacecrafts "Gonets-M" planned for launch are manufactured and are on responsible storage in JSC "ISS".

The Head Of State Corporation "Roscosmos" (Source)