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Proton rocket blasts into space

Russia's Proton space rocket has launched into orbit from the Baikonur Cosmodrome. It will take three satellites into orbit which will make up part of the global navigation system, GLONASS.

RT brings you live pictures from the launch site in Kazakhstan.

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