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In Syria, tested the Russian S-500

The Russian air defense system from the S-500 Prometheus anti-aircraft missile system has successfully passed a set of tests in Syria. Izvestia was told about this by sources in the Ministry of Defense and in the military-industrial complex. During testing, a number of malfunctions in the operation of the equipment were identified, but the problems […]

"Roskosmos" sent the fastest "Progress" to the ISS

Roscosmos launched the Progress MS-11 transport cargo ship from the Baikonur cosmodrome. The broadcast was conducted on the website of the state corporation. The launch of the Soyuz-2.1a launch vehicle took place on April 4 at 14:01 Moscow time. Sending will take place on an ultrashort scheme, in which the spacecraft will make only two […]

Air refueling MiG-31 hit the video

The pilots of interceptors of the MiG-31 of the Pacific Fleet, one by one and in pairs, worked an air refueling in the conditions of the Far North at an altitude of about 6.5 thousand meters at a speed of 500 kilometers per hour. The corresponding video of the Ministry of Defense of Russia posted […]

"Roskosmos" has lost 50 billion rubles

At the end of 2018, the Accounts Chamber found violations in Roscosmos totaling about 50 billion rubles. Reports about it TASS. “Only for checks that do not fall under the limits of information restriction, the volume of violations found amounted to about 50 billion rubles,” said the auditor. In November 2018, the head of the […]

Rogozin refused to take Mask to work at Roscosmos

Director General of "Roscosmos" Dmitry Rogozin said he would not hire the founder of SpaceX Ilona Mask. On this Saturday, June 8, reports Tass. When a journalist asked if Mask should be invited to work at Roskosmos to create reusable rockets, Rogozin replied in the negative, stating that “you need to raise yours.” The head […]