Soyuz rocket launch with Galileo satellites postponed again


It is noted that the rocket was allowed before the launch by the security service of the National Center for Space Research of France. According to the head of Arianespace, Stephane Israel, it was postponed due to high-altitude winds. Arianespace announced that the launch of the Russian Soyuz-ST-B launch vehicle with two satellites of the European global navigation system Galileo, scheduled for Saturday from the Kourou cosmodrome in French Guiana, has been postponed, Interfax reports. Recall that since October 2011 & nbsp; 25 Russian launches have been performed from the Kuru cosmodrome missiles. Источник aif.ru The next attempt will be carried out in a day. Initially, it & nbsp; was scheduled & nbsp; for December 2, but was & nbsp; postponed due to bad weather. The launch was reportedly canceled 8 minutes before the launch.