JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

Spacecraft “Raduga-1M” systems are in stable operation

A new communication satellite “Raduga-1M” developed and manufactured at Reshetnev NPO PM was launched on , 2007 from Baikonur launch site.

The satellite was orbited with the “Proton-M” launcher and taken under control of the Ground Control Centre.

According to the preliminary telemetry data processed during the launch, the satellite was placed into orbit, the booster separated as planned. “Raduga-1M” configuration parts deployed.

The spacecraft “Raduga-1M” is equipped with the modern multi-transponder transmission equipment serviceable within centimetric- and decimeter-wave bands, which ensures communication with mobile stations including mountain hard-to-reach regions.