From the Plesetsk cosmodrome launched a carrier rocket “Soyuz 2” with the satellite “GLONASS-M”. Start held on Monday evening, space forces, VKS.

the Run was in normal mode, after two minutes after launch, the spacecraft took to support the complex management of the Main test space center named after German Titov.

Launched satellite will join the constellation of the Russian GLONASS system, which includes 29 satellites. One is in the reserve, three in maintenance, another “GLONASS-K”, is undergoing flight tests. From the beginning of 2020 is the second launch of “Soyuz-2”, reminds TV channel “Russia 24”.