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2013.12.23 15:19

Launch of first Lithuanian satellites delayed

DELFI.lt 2013.12.23 15:19

The launch of the first Lithuanian satellites, LituanicaSat-1 and LitSat-1, into space has been delayed to mid January 2014, The Baltic Course informs with reference to the news agency ELTA.

 The launch of the first Lithuanian satellites, LituanicaSat-1 and LitSat-1, into space has been delayed to mid January 2014, The Baltic Course informs with reference to the news agency ELTA.

As reported, previous dates were scheduled for December, but had to be postponed due to weather conditions.

As the national radio reported this week, the International Space Station (ISS) cannot receive the rocket carrying the satellites due to malfunction.

The launch of the first Lithuanian satellites into space will be broadcast live by the national television, radio and website LRT.lt.