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Russia to evacuate village for first lunar lander mission in half century

General view of the launch pad after a Russian Soyuz 2.1a rocket carrying Lomonosov, Aist-2D and SamSat-218 satellites took off at the new Vostochny cosmodrome outside the city of Uglegorsk, about 200 kilometres from the city of Blagoveshchensk in the far eastern Amur region, Russia, on 28th April, 2016

Reuters Russia will evacuate a village in its far east on 11th August as part of the launch of Russia’s first lunar lander mission in nearly half a century, a local official said on Monday. General view of the launch pad after a Russian Soyuz 2.1a rocket carrying Lomonosov, Aist-2D and SamSat-218 satellites took off […]