At Baikonur Cosmodrome specialists of RSC “Energia”, NPO of S.A. Lavochkin and TsENKI branch the Space center "Youzhny" continue to prepare SC “Angosat” for launch, the source at the Cosmodrome has reported to the Interfax agency.
"At last meeting of the state commission the decision on carrying out export of a rocket on the launch complex is made. Export of launch vehicle on the launch complex is planned for morning of Sunday, December 24. After delivery to the launch complex of Baikonur Cosmodrome platform 45 launch vehicle will be set to vertical position and specialists of the Cosmodrome will begin works on set of launch readiness", - the interlocutor of the agency has noted.
Works on tests of launch vehicle "Zenit-3SLBF" are fully complete, he has added.
Launch of SC “Angosat-1” is planned 12/26/2017 at 19:00 UTC from Baikonur Cosmodrome launch site№45.