April 21, 2008. Baikonur launch site
As Roscosmos press service reports at Baikonur Cosmodrome, preparations are made for launch of ILV Zenit-3SLB with Upper Stage DM-SLB as the 3rd Stage and communication spacecraft AMOS 3.
Today, at a precisely fixed time Integrated Launch Vehicle Zenit-3SLB was taken to Site 45, Launch Complex.
After service lines mating, the rocket was brought into a vertical position.
Checks of spacecraft, Upper Stage and launch vehicle systems were initiated.
The first launch of ILV Zenit-3SLB under the Land Launch Program from Baikonur Cosmodrome was slated for 9:00 Moscow Time on Appil 24, this year.