MIL-OSI Russia: The main test space center has completed the de-orbiting of the Fregat upper stage


MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –

After launching into orbit 36 ​​foreign spacecraft “Van Web” (“One Web”) (Great Britain), launched by the medium-class carrier rocket “Soyuz-2.1b” from the Vostochny cosmodrome on October 14, 2021, the specialists of the Main Testing Space Center (GIKTs ) them. GS Titov 15 armies of the Aerospace Special Forces completed operations to bring the upper stage (RB) “Fregat” from the target orbit of spacecraft.

The de-orbiting of the Fregat RB was carried out by turning on the propulsion system in order to impart to the upper stage the impulse necessary for its descent from orbit over the water area of ​​the non-navigable regions of the Pacific Ocean.

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