Roscosmos will not launch OneWeb without guarantees of civilian use

Roscosmos CEO Dmitry Rogozin said that the company will not launch a rocket with OneWeb satellites on March 5 unless there are guarantees that this system will be used only for civilian purposes, TASS reports.

Formerly, the carrier rocket “Soyuz-ST-B” With 34 British communications satellites, OneWeb successfully launched from the Kourou Cosmodrome in French Guiana. 

Recall that 36 British communications satellites OneWeb are scheduled to launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on March 5. 


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