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)