New Soyuz Launch Site in French Guiana Takes Shape

The Soyuz Launch Site Receives its Muscle, Arianespace (Photo Report)

"The launch infrastructure at Soyuz' new operating base in French Guiana has literally risen from the pad as the system of two umbilical masts and four primary support arms has now been installed.

This marks another key step in preparations of the world's newest launch facility for the medium-lift Soyuz, which will join Arianespaces heavy-lift Ariane 5 and the future lightweight Vega in operations at the Spaceport."

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