Peter Levashov operated three of the most notorious botnets known to authorities that would send billions of spam messages with the aim of harvesting email addresses, logins and passwords.
Russia's Defence Ministry said the missile was launched from an Admiral Groshkov frigate located in the White Sea, in the north of Russia.
Yakutia's governor Aysen Nikolayev said they are experiencing the driest summer in the past 150 years in Yakutia, and the month of June was the hottest on record.
Unlike Russia's latest Su-57 two-engine stealth fighter, the new aircraft is smaller and has one engine.
Soon after the An-28 plane disappeared in the Tomsk region in western Siberia, rescue helicopters spotted it in a field.
On Friday, officials reported 25,704 new coronavirus cases. Daily new infections in Russia have soared from around 9,000 in early June to more than 25,000 last week.
Emergency officials said that the passengers and crew did not sustain any serious injuries and were being flown by helicopters to the city of Tomsk.
For the first time in the pandemic, the daily death toll exceeded 700 last Tuesday and has remained at that level ever since.
Restrictions on civil liberties or political opponents have been stepped up during the pandemic on several continents.
Russia has been facing a sharp rise of contagions in recent weeks, with daily new infections increasing from around 9,000 in early June to over 25,000.
The daily tally of confirmed infections has soared from around 9,000 in early June to over 23,000 in early July.
“Of course we are concerned at the direction of events in Afghanistan. The point right now we stress is that we must see a reduction in violence.
He also expressed appreciation for Russia's support to India during the second wave of the pandemic.
Russian space officials had earlier said that the launch previously set for July 15 was postponed because of the need to fix some unspecified flaws.
An Antonov An-26 carrying 28 people crashed Tuesday near its destination town of Palana in the region of Kamchatka, apparently as it came in for a landing in bad weather.