Current Affairs - International - Discussion

Discussion :: International - Latest Current Affairs (Q.No.299)

299. 

Russia announced that it is to launch the country's first satellite for monitoring the Arctic climate and the environment from the Baikonur space center on 9 December 2020. What is the name of satellite?

[A]. Arktika-A
[B]. Arktika-S
[C]. Arktika-M
[D]. Arktika-G

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Russia announced that it is to launch the country's first Arktika-M satellite from the Baikonur space center on 9 December 2020. The announcement was made by the General Director of the Lavochkin aerospace company Vladimir Kolmykov.The number one Arktika-M spacecraft which has been developed is undergoing radio-electronic testing. The satellite will be used for monitoring the Arctic climate and the environment.

Post your comments here:

Name *:

Email   : (optional)

» Your comments will be displayed only after manual approval.