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Using a Soyuz-2 rocket the Russians today successfully launched a classified military satellite from its spaceport in Plesetsk.
The leaders in the 2019 launch race:
6 Europe (Arianespace)
China continues to lead the U.S. in the national rankings, 26 to 23.
These numbers will change again later today if Arianespace successfully launches two communications satellites. They have been trying to launch now for three days, but minor technical problems and weather have stymied them.