New Russian rocket «Soyuz-2.1 a» put into orbit two military satellite «Kosmos-2511» and «Space-2512». The launch took place at the cosmodrome in Plesetsk in the Arkhangelsk region.
NEWSru.com reports with reference to the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation that the media has put satellites into stable orbit and ground means of air-space forces of Russia took manage.
The defence Ministry did not publish data on the technical characteristics of satellites and their purpose.
This was the second launch of the rocket «Soyuz-2.1 V», the first successful launch was carried out in December 2013.