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Soyouz launch site in Kourou is ready!

On 04-01-2011

Located at 13km away from the Ariane launcher, the site dedicated to the Soyouz is ready!
Launch site is at 600m away from the preparation zone. They are linked by rail.
Russian technology has been followed: the Soyouz rocket is moved horizontally then is placed vertically.

Credits: ESA - S. Corvaja, 2011

Related web site: http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Launchers/Soyuz_launch_site_ready_for_first_flight