Dnepr sets new launch record: 37 payloads

A Dnepr rocket launched out of a missile silo at Dombarovsky near Yasny, Russia on Thursday.  It’s a repurposed ICBM, with three hydrazine-powered stages, and it had to perform precision maneuvers to get all of the payloads deployed without risking them crashing into one another.  It was a complete success.  This was the 20th flight of the Dnepr rocket.

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