For the Ukrainian rocket Cyclone-4M build a spaceport in CanadaUncategorized February 23, 2017
State design Bureau South and the southern machine-building plant will develop for the Maritime Launch Services company, registered in Nova Scotia (Canada), a rocket Cyclone-4M. This was reported on the Ukrainian military portal.
Executive Director MLS – 35-year-old engineer and businessman in the space industry, lived and worked in Ukraine John Isella.
Company MLS plans to provide services for the delivery of goods, weighing up to 5,000 kg into low earth orbit at a height of 600 km. Estimated cost of start – $45 million With missiles is also planned delivery of cargoes up to 3 350 kg into a sun-synchronous orbit.
As reported, Nova Scotia is perfect for the space launch, as from the East is surrounded by thousands of miles of ocean and if the launch fails, it will fall into the water.
Reference: Cyclone-4 project of Ukrainian space rocket complex, which includes the launch vehicle and ground complex to prepare and launch.
Cyclone-4 (photos yuzhnoye.com)
In 2003 Ukraine and Brazil successfully ended negotiations on a long-term cooperation on the use of the carrier rocket Cyclone-4. However, in April 2015, the project was stopped due to the failure of Brazil to take further part in it.