DocM Posted August 12, 2015 Share Posted August 12, 2015 (edited) After massive corruption and billions of rubles wasted progress is being made. Other facilities at Vostochny is key to their manned programs evolution away from Soyuz stack to the PTK NP spacecraft & Angara 5. http://www.russianspaceweb.com/vostochny_soyuz_mbo.html Vostochny's movable skyscraper For decades, Soviet soldiers and officers and later their Russian civilian successors had to brave winter cold and summer heat preparing Soyuz rockets for launch on open-air gantries in Baikonur and Plesetsk. But in a sign how times have changed, the new generation of rocketeers will be protected from snow and rain with a climate-controlled tower completely enclosing the Soyuz rocket before liftoff from its newest launch pad at Russia's Vostochny Cosmodrome.> Edited August 12, 2015 by DocM natocccp, Draggendrop, xrobwx71 and 1 other 4 Share Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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