General Igor Komarov , the director of Roscosmos said on wednesday, that the Russia’s State Space corporation is planning to launch the double what they have launched in 2016 for 2017 to both explore the space as well as geo sattelites.
The first launch is scheduled to take place in january at Kazakhstan’s Baikonur and Guiana Space courts. Also he reported that the new Plesetsk cosmodrome in Russia will enter in working stage in late february.
To be noted, russia was one of the first to start the space races with America. Now it’s very much interesting for space explorers and enthusiasts , since the next decade will be a space race for all the developed and developing countries.