First Russian lunar mission in decades to start from Vostochny
Russian Luna-Globe-1 will research water and soil samples on the Moon.
Moscow - Russia will launch the Luna-Globe-1 spacecraft from its new space center Vostochny in the Amur region in 2015, Roscosmos head Vladimir Popovkin told reporters on Tuesday.
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