BAIKONUR, September 26. /ITAR-TASS/. The construction of the launch site for the newest Angara carrier rocket at the Vostochny spaceport in the Russian Far East will begin before the end of this year, head of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) Oleg Ostapenko told reporters on Friday.
“We will take the first steps in the organization of the work for the creation of the Angara launch site this year,” he said, adding that he would pay a working visit to the new spaceport at the beginning of October. “We will take the final decision on site,” the Roscosmos head said.