Asia-Pacific Digest: Asia’s space programs and Russia-Mongolia ties
RBTH ASIA Team
Some of the satellites will be launched using Soyuz cargo ships from launch sites at Kourou in French Guiana and Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan (on the photo). Source: Sergei Ilnitsky / EPA
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Russia’s status as a leading space power with a busy calendar of launches and excellent scientific capabilities seems to be in sync with the wealth-fuelled space ambitions of countries in this dynamic region.