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Russia launches Cosmos 2480 military reconnaissance satellite

17 May 2012, 16:56 UTC
Russia launches Cosmos 2480 military reconnaissance satellite
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The Russian military spacecraft designated Cosmos 2480 was successfully launched at 1405 GMT on 17 May by a Soyuz U launch vehicle flying from the Plesetsk launch site in Northern Russia. The spacecraft is believed to be a Yantar-4K2M (Kobalt M) class military reconnaissance satellite.

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