On Sunday, 6 December, it became known that one of Russian military satellites launched last Saturday, is not separated from the upper stage «Volga». According to RIA Novosti, currently being discussed the information from the orbit and subsequent flooding of a satellite with unit breeding.
Rocket «Soyuz-2.1 b» with the two satellites («Space-2511» and «Space-2512») in the interests of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation, characteristics and purpose of which were not disclosed by the office, started on the 5th of December from the Russian cosmodrome Plesetsk in the Arkhangelsk region. Preparation and start-up was staffing. But later it became known that one of the two satellites were separated from the upper stage «Volga».
The Russian defense Ministry this information has not yet commented.
Earlier, the defense Ministry reported that the satellites were put into orbit.