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Preparing to launch a spacecraft "KvettsSat-1" is carried out in accordance with the schedule. / September 13, 2011 /

At the Baikonur Cosmodrome, work continues in preparation for the launch of telecommunications spacecraft (SC) «KvettsSat-1».

Today in the assembly and testing facility 92-A50 representatives of foreign clients had a refueling spacecraft «KvettsSat-1» and oxidant are currently engaged in work on his preparation for the refueling of fuel components.

Russian specialists are continuing to prepare an autonomous booster (RB) «Breeze-M», which will be used for launching into orbit of the spacecraft. During the September 9 and 10 specialists and TsENKI GKNPTs them. Khrunichev spent filling the tanks of high pressure booster. September 11 filled the upper stage was moved from a technical service station at the MIC and installed on the workstation for final checks.

Valves and transient fairing system, through which a spacecraft «KvettsSat-1» will be installed at the RB «Breeze-M», ready for assembly in the space head part.

Booster «Proton-M», designed to run the spacecraft ready for launch and is in storage.

Press Service of the Russian Space Agency


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