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Pneumatic testing of the Angara rocket for Vostochny began

The press service of Roscosmos spoke about how the project to create rockets of the Angara family is developing. The specialists of the Omsk enterprise "Polyot" completed the assembly and began pneumatic testing of the second stage of the Angara-A5 rocket model - "Angara-NZh" - for the Vostochny cosmodrome.

It is noted that this is one of the final stages of the final assembly. Simultaneously with pneumatic tests in the final assembly shop, engines are mounted on the fuel tanks of the first Angara-A5 flight rocket, hydropneumatic units are being assembled and the on-board cable network is being laid.

Angara-NZh is a design and technological electric refueling model of the Angara-A5 launch vehicle for Vostochny. According to Roskosmos, Angara-NZh will allow testing the technologies for preparing the first flight model for launch from Vostochny, as well as objects of the technical and launch complexes of the cosmodrome.

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