Military surveillance complex of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation «Crone» recorded the moment of impact, the upper stage «Fregat» with 19 satellites in the Atlantic ocean. About this newspaper «Izvestia» with reference to own sources.
As it became known, laser-radar complex detection of space objects «Crown»has recorded a sharp drop of the trajectory of «Frigate». Currently all the data on the incident submitted to the specialists of Roskosmos, who will investigate the incident.
Photo source: www.roscosmos.ru — the Press-service of Roscosmos
It is noted that the source of the newspaper «Izvestia» in the «Roskosmos» has already confirmed the receipt of information from representatives of the Russian military.
It also became known that the fall of the upper stage with the satellites was the first test of the «Crown», which she successfully passed. During operation, the system confirmed its ability to detect space objects in non-standard orbits.