ILS signs Kompsat 6 for Angara 1.2 commercial launch

by | Aug 2, 2016 | commercial launch services, Launches, Russia, Seradata News | 0 comments

International Launch Services (ILS) the marketing arm of the Russian rocket manufacturer Khrunichev has sold its first commercial launch of the Angara rocket series. The contract was signed between ILS and the Korean Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) for the launch of Kompsat 6 (Arirang 6). The launch will take place from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome, more normally used for just military and government launches, in Northern Russia in 2020.

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