Correct Answer : Option (A) - Russia
Russia launched its Soyuz-2.1b rocket carrying the GLONASS-K navigation system on Monday(10th Oct 2022) from a northern cosmodrome.
The GLONASS-K satellite lifted off on the Soyuz rocket at the Plesetsk Cosmodrome, about 800 km (500 miles) north of Moscow.
GLONASS-K is a navigation satellite intended as a part of the Russian GLONASS radio-based satellite navigation system.
has spent billions of dollars in the past two decades on developing the GLONASS system
seen as a potential rival to the U.S. global positioning system (GPS)
..Source : Hindustan Times