Russia will Tuesday launch three Cosmos series military-purpose satellites, the defence ministry said Monday.
The spacecraft, called MUOS-1, is part of a planned five-satellite network that will operate like cellphone towers in space.
Russia on Thursday successfully launched a military satellite from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Russian news agencies reported.
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