cosmodrome

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cosmodrome

(ˈkɒzməˌdrəʊm)
n
(Astronautics) a site, esp one in the former Soviet Union, from which spacecraft are launched
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Russia has two operating cosmodromes - the northern Plesetsk in the Arkhangelsk region and the southern spaceport Baikonur that is used under lease from Kazakhstan until 2050.
Russia will not abandon the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and will continue launches from it, along with the Vostochny spaceport that is currently under construction in the Amur region, an official of the Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) said on Friday.