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Russia Launches First Rocket From New Cosmodrome

Russia has launched the first rocket from its new cosmodrome, Vostochny, after a one-day delay for technical reasons. Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to the far-east Russian location for the launch, and congratulated cosmodrome workers after the event - while also scolding them for the delay. "Despite all its failings, Russia remains the world leader in the number of space launches," he said at a televised meeting following the launch. The Soyuz rocket carried...

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