Russian satellites to monitor Iran after attack on US bases, plane crash
SpaceDaily.com reports: “Russian space agency Roscosmos is planning to use its satellites to monitor the situation in Iran following its recent missile attack on US bases in Iraq and the Ukrainian Boeing crash, according to a statement published on the organization’s website on Thursday.
The statement, which gives updates on Roscosmos’ satellite monitoring operations, also said that the agency planned to monitor the Australian bushfires, and floods in Indonesia, Israel, and the Italian city of Venice, among other natural disasters.
The tragic crash involved a Ukrainian Boeing 737-800, bound for Kiev, and happened on Wednesday near Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport shortly after take-off. All 176 people on board were killed…”View Original Article