JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

Third Glonass-M shipped to Baikonur

Glonass-M № 38 developed and manufactured by the Reshetnev Company was shipped to Baikonur on

The satellite delivery went off successfully. At present Glonass-M № 38 is undergoing pre-launch preparations together with the two other Glonass-M spacecraft intended for a group launch in cluster № 42.

The launch is scheduled for September, 2010. When commissioned the satellites will join the GLONASS fleet to serve the interests of national security and socio-economic development.