JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

First Glonass-M for cluster № 42 shipped to Baikonur

Glonass-M № 37 developed and manufactured by the Reshetnev Company was shipped to Baikonur

The shipment of the first Glonass-M satellite built for cluster № 42 went off according to plan. The next two satellites will be delivered to the launch site in August 2010.

All the three Glonass-M spacecraft (№ 36, 37, 38) were manufactured by the Reshetnev Company on schedule within the scope of the Federal Target Program “Global Navigation System”. Pre-launch preparations will start as soon as all the satellites are delivered to Baikonur. Their launch is scheduled for September 2010.